Think tank also calls for merger of policing watchdogs after warning current set up 'places a heavy bureaucratic burden on individual forces'
Lord Carlile will consider if programme is fit for purpose
Johnson said the Treasury would provide £2.5bn to increase prison spaces
Director general posts announced in January in shake-up after challenging year for HMPPS
The Right to Rent scheme has been beset by criticism and fears that it could stoke discrimination since before its rollout in 2016, culminating in a damning High Court judgement this year. All the while the Home Office has said a panel of experts has helped to implement and monitor the scheme – but a long hiatus, ignored warnings and a lack of transparency have raised questions.
Document contradicts legally-binding code of practice for scheme, which the High Court ruled in March breachs human rights law
John Manzoni highlights the progress being made on the use of data as an asset to counter fraud, and invites civil servants and all interested sectors to share and contribute to a government thought paper on how to do more
Bids sought after G4S contract was extended despite revelations of abuse at Brook House
Prospect says landmark judgement could have significant implications for all public-sector pension schemes with similar rules
PACAC concludes dual roles of producing and regulating official data compromise the public good in a climate of fake news
£200m cladding scheme drawn from MHCLG’s existing budget is ‘insufficient’ select committee says
Outgoing prime minster Theresa May says tackling societal injustice requires a long-term focus