Journal article

POST-SENTENCE DETENTION AND SUPERVISION: THE ROLE OF MULTI-AGENCY PANELS

Bernadette McSherry, Rajan Darjee, Danny Sullivan

Journal of law and medicine | THOMSON REUTERS AUSTRALIA LTD | Published : 2019

Abstract

Victoria's Complex Adult Victim Sex Offender Management Review Panel recommended that an independent body be established to manage high-risk offenders with input from multi-agency panels. The Panel's recommendations were influenced by the Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements that exist across the United Kingdom. This column compares the operation of the sole Multi-Agency Panel that has been established in Victoria with that of the Multi-Agency Public Protection Panels (MAPPPs) in Scotland and the Risk Assessment and Management Panels set up to combat family violence in Victoria. It then provides a comparison of how information-sharing has been implemented in Victoria and Scotland. It ..

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