This chapter analyses findings from interviews with frontline probation officers in England and Wales about the supervision of discretionary life-sentenced offenders. It explores the efforts made by probation officers to aid the process of reintegration reflected on a so-called ‘new’ penology.
Keywords: probation officers; discretionary life-sentenced offenders; supervision; reintegration; new penology
Chapter. 12236 words.
Subjects: Criminal Law
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