Justice reinvestment for people with disability could save millions

People with mental health disorders and cognitive impairment in the criminal justice system

Cost-benefit analysis of early support and diversion

 

Authors

  • Ruth McCausland - University of New South Wales
  • Eileen Baldry  - University of New South Wales
  • Sarah Johnson - PwC
  • Anna Cohen - PwC


Summary

This report is based on a paper presented at the Australian Human Rights Commission and University of New South Wales roundtable Access to Justice in the Criminal Justice System for People with Disability, held at the University of New South Wales on 22 April 2013.

August 2013