Presentation on theme: "Justice Reinvestment - a Federal Perspective National Centre for Indigenous Studies - Justice Reinvestment Forum Roger Wilkins AO 2 August 2012."— Presentation transcript:
Justice Reinvestment - a Federal Perspective National Centre for Indigenous Studies - Justice Reinvestment Forum Roger Wilkins AO 2 August 2012
Justice reinvestment is a pragmatic solution to the problem of Indigenous imprisonment but it is based on some sound principles that meld with Indigenous perspectives and approaches. Social Justice Report 2009 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Australian Human Rights Commission.
All Government expenditure by Closing the Gap Building Block 2008-09 Productivity Commission 2010
Fitzroy Crossing 2010 demonstrated measurable health and social benefits Alcohol Management Night patrols operating in 80 NT communities AIC 2011 – performance and reporting framework Community Patrols AGD trial of Community Engagement Police Officers in 8 remote communities. Evaluation scheduled for 2013. Community Policing
Integrated Prisoner through-care Early intervention programs for children in disadvantaged families Multi-systemic therapy Cognitive-behavioural therapy
More evaluations focus on process than outcomes. Focus Too many evaluations conducted internally. Independence Findings of evaluations not made public. Availability Evaluations focus on programs that dont address violence. Targeting Lack of balance between theoretical and experimental methods Methods
Aboriginal Sentencing Courts and Conferences Offender Support / Reintegration Diversion Programs Community Patrols Residential Drug and Alcohol Programs Port Adelaide and Murray Bridge Nunga Courts, SA Port Augusta Aboriginal Sentencing Court (SA) Port Lincoln Aboriginal Conferencing (SA) s.9c (Criminal Sentencing Act) 1988 Aboriginal Sentencing Conferences (SA) Youth Justice Conferencing (Qld) Community Courts (NT) Dthina Yuwali, Aboriginal and other drugs program (NSW) Roebourne DECCA Project (WA) Aboriginal Reconnect Program (Tas) Koori Offender Support and Mentoring Program (Vic) Aboriginal Cultural Immersion Program (Vic) Marumali Program (Vic) Koori Cognitive Skills program (Vic) Local Justice Worker program (Vic) Aggression Replacement Training (Qld) Woorabinda Early Intervention (Qld) Aboriginal Power Cup (SA) Tiwi Islands Youth Diversion Unit (NT) Northbridge Policy and Juvenile Aid Group (WA) Safe Aboriginal Youth Patrols Program (NSW) Namatjira Haven Drug & Alcohol Healing Centre Warrakoo Station Alcohol Treatment and Rehabilitation Program (Vic) The Salvation Army Property Trust – Towards Independence – Aboriginal Outreach team (SA) Barkly Region Alcohol and Drug Advisory Group (NT) Kalano Community Association – Venndale Rehabilitation and Withdrawal Centre (NT) Evaluations under the National Indigenous Law and Justice Framework
Commonwealth Attorney-Generals Department Indigenous specific programs
Private investors Service Providers Social Impact Bond issuing organisation Government 1. Working Capital 2. Funding for operating costs 4. Repayments and ROI from performance based payments 3. Performance based payments The Social Impact Bond Model Private money Public money
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