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The Criminal Justice System in United Kingdom

The criminal justice system: UK Legal History

The criminal justice system is comprised of all criminal courts, prison institutions, policing, sentencing and rehabilitation, amongst other related legislation. Various criminal justice acts have regulated the criminal justice system since 1877.

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Further reading

Morris, T., Crime and Criminal Justice since 1945 (Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1989)


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