Projects tagged with Crime & Safety
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with: Te Puni Kōkiri: TPK
In 2011 Te Puni Kōkiri commissioned an evaluation on: how well the Te Puni Kōkiri investment strengthened the capacity and capability of Māori Wardens; and how well Te Puni Kōkiri implemented the investment. This is the full report of the evaluation findings. Published in 2012.
Better Public Services (BPS) is driving significant change across the public sector, providing clear focus, direction and mandate for more collective action focused on results. Continuing to foster innovation at the front-line and engaging operational staff in the identification and implementation of change initiatives is...
Topics: Research, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Victims, Social Services, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged
People typically come into contact with the justice system when something has gone wrong – when they’re vulnerable, stressed or angry. Ministry of Justice staff are a major influence on how people experience the justice system. Our staff make it easy for them to deal with us – so that they can deal with their...
Contents Minister's foreword Introduction The issues What we have learned Children and young people charged in court Apprehension rates of children and young people The...
Topics: Research, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Prisons, Policy, Prisoners, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
The Offender Population Report (formerly known as the Offender Volumes Report) presents information about the offender population managed by the Department and helps Corrections plan and develop policies relating to offender management and rehabilitation. The report analyses offender volume patterns by age,...
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Crime & Safety, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, International Relations, Law & Justice, Employment & Labour, Policy, Child Development, Disability, Quality of Life
This report reflects the information and data currently available on disabled people. The partners in the monitoring mechanism agreed to focus on certain aspects of the Disability Convention rights for this first year of monitoring, and to set indicators and measures of progress (given the available data). As there are...
Topics: Literature review, Community Development, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Leadership, Hapū, Iwi, Manaakitanga, Te Āo Māori, Wairua, Whakapapa, Whānau, Whānau Ora, Māori, Quality of Life, Culture
The purpose of this review was to study evidence from five major domains of endeavour to identify a common set of interventions, initiatives, approaches and practices that increases understanding of what helps Maori succeed or improve outcomes in life. The investigation concentrated on reviewing studies that produced evidence...
Topics: Research, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Income & Wealth, Social Security & Welfare, Governance & Kaitiakitanga
Our Research and Evaluation Unit has released a study that explores the potential impact on the integrity of the tax system of sharing taxpayer information with other government departments to identify, stop, or disrupt serious crime.
31 Oct 2012
Topics: Monitoring, Support Groups, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Crime & Safety, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Relationships, Policy, Behaviour Management, Youth
The Fresh Start reforms, introduced in October 2010, aim to improve community safety and help address the underlying causes of offending by children and young people. Youth Court judges now have more options to deal with offenders, including powers to order mentoring, alcohol and drug rehabilitation, and parenting education...
Topics: Evaluation, International Research, Crime & Safety, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Law & Justice, Youth, Quality of Life
This is the first joint thematic review to be conducted under the Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture mandate in New Zealand and looks at the issue of young people in Police detention.
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