Journal Articles

  1. & Moving Away from Social Work and Half Way Back Again: New Research on Skills in Probation. British Journal of Social Work 46(4), 1131-1147.
  2. & Une Checklist Permettant D'Evaluer Les Techniques D'Entretien Individuel Dans La Probation. A. J. Penal
  3. & A Child Sexual Abuse Project: A Brief Endnote.. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse23 23(6), 745-754.
  4. & The impact of skills in probation work: a reconviction study. Criminology and Criminal Justice 14(2), 235-249.
  5. & The Jersey Supervision Skills Study. Euro Vista 2(1), 20-22.
  6. & ‘Learning lessons from men who have sexually abused children’. Howard Journal of Criminal Justice 51(1), 79-93.
  7. Maintaining programme integrity: the F. O. R...A Change programme and the resettlement of ex-prisoners. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 54(1), 131-140.
  8. & Sexual abuse by men who work with children: towards reducing children's vulnerability. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse 19(3), 345-364.
  9. New Labour and Criminal Justice. Probation Journal 57(3), 281-285.
  10. & Rehabilitation as Presented in British Film: Shining a Light on Desistance from Crime?. The Howard Journal of Criminal Justice 49(4), 375-393.
  11. One Hundred Years of Probation. Justice Reflections 20, 1-7.
  12. & Child Sexual Abusers' Views on Treatment: A Study of Convicted and Imprisoned Adult Male Offenders. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse 18(3), 320-338.
  13. The engineer, the educationalist, and the feminist writer: national champions and the development of probation in Europe. European Journal of Probation 1(2), 89-96.
  14. The International Origins and Initial Development of Probation: An Early Example of Policy Transfer. British Journal of Criminology 48(6), 735-755.
  15. & Community Justice and a Model of Rehabilitation. British Journal of Community Justice 6(1), 63-72.
  16. & Gender, Race and the Death Penalty: Lessons from Three 1950s Murder Trials.. Howard Journal of Criminal Justice 45(4), 403-420.


  1. & (Eds.). Probation and Politics. Academic Reflections from Former Practitioners. Palgrave Macmillan.
  2. & (Eds.). Offenders or Citizens? A Reader in Rehabilitation. Cullompton: Willan.
  3. & Chinese translation of Understanding Community Penalties: probation, policy and social change. McGraw-Hill Asia in collaboration with the Chinese People's Public Security Press..
  4. & Reducerea riscului de recidivă după închisoare.. Bucharest: Lumina Lex.
  5. Supervising Offenders in the Community. A History of Probation Theory and Practice. Ashgate.
  6. & Understanding Community Penalties. Probation, Policy and Social Change. Open University Press.

Book Chapters

  1. The effective practice of staff development in England and Wales: learning from history and contemporary research.. In Evidence-Based Skills in Criminal Justice. International Research on Supporting Rehabilitation and Desistance. (pp. 17-36). Bristol: Policy Press.
  2. Probation. In A Companion to the History of Crime and Criminal Justice. (pp. 196-199). Bristol: Policy Press.
  3. What is Probation's Role in Successful Social Integration (Resettlement) of People Leavinfg Prison. In Probation. 12 Essential Questions. (pp. 129-151). London: Routledge.
  4. & Supervision skills and practices. The Jersey study. In Ioan Durnescu and Fergus McNeill (Ed.), Understanding Penal Practice. London: Routledge.
  5. Compulsory Persuasion in Probation History. In Pamela Ugwudike and Peter Raynor (Ed.), What Works in Offender Compliance? International Perspectives and Evidence-Based Practice.. Basingstoke:: Palgrave MacMillan.
  6. ‘From a minority interest to accredited programmes: probation work with those convicted of sexual offences’,. In Brayford, J., Cowe, F. & Deering, J. (Ed.), Sex Offenders: Punish, Help, Change or Control? Theory, policy and practice explored. (Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice). (pp. 34-51). Abingdon: Routledge.
  7. Creative work: an historical perspective. In Jo Brayford, Francis Cowe and John Deering (Ed.), What Else Works. Creative work with offenders. Cullompton: Willan.
  8. & Skills and strategies in probation supervision: the Jersey study. In F. McNeill, P. Raynor and C. Trotter (Ed.), Offender Supervision. New directions in theory, research and practice. Cullompton: Willan.
  9. & Supervised freedom: the philosophy, values and historical origins of international probation. In Transnational Criminology Manual Volume 3. The Netherlands: Wolf Legal Publishers.
  10. & Towards a correctional service.. In A Handbook of Probation. (pp. 59-89). Cullompton: Willan.
  11. Day Centres. In Dictionary of Probation and Offender Management. Cullompton: Willan.
  12. Groupwork. In A Dictionary of Probation and Offender Management. Cullompton: Willan.
  13. The Resettlement of Prisoners in England and Wales: Learning from History and Research.. In Developments in Social Work with Offenders. London: Jessica Kingsley.
  14. Room for improvement: a history of the Probation Service's response to race.. In Race and Probation. (pp. 13-24). Cullompton: Willan.
  15. Paradigms teoretice si modele de practica in domeniul probatiunii.. In Manualul Consilierului De Reintegrare Sociala Si Supraveghere.. (pp. 157-172).
  16. Evaluarea practicii.. In Manualul Consilierului De Reintegrare Sociala Si Supraveghere.. (pp. 401-408).

Other Research Outputs

  1. & (2016). Observer les Competancies necessaires pour mener entretien (French translation of The Jersey Checlist Manual).. St. Helier: Jersey Probation Service.