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Ireland. Department of Justice and Equality. (2012) Department of Justice and Equality strategy 2011-2014. Dublin: Department of Justice and Equality.

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This Strategy Statement sets out the overall high-level objectives and policy goals of the Department of Justice and Equality for the period 2011 to 2014.

Tackling Human Trafficking, Domestic, Sexual and Gender-based Violence, and Misuse of Drugs, including Alcohol. Action:
• Complete review of National Action Plan to Prevent and Combat Trafficking of Human Beings in Ireland 2009–2012; develop new plan
• Implement National Strategy on Domestic, Sexual and Gender-based Violence, 2010 to 2014
• Contribute to implementation of National Substance Misuse Strategy

Commitments under the programme for Government 2011-2016 include:
• Introduce x-ray scanners to all prisons to screen people and goods entering prisons to stop the flow of drugs and mobile telephones into prisons.
• Review will be conducted of the working of mandatory sentencing laws in the context of an overall review of drugs policy
• Reduce the flow of drugs to prisons.
• Carry out a full review of the Drug Treatment Court Programme to evaluate its success and potential in dealing with young offenders identified as having serious problem with drugs.


Item Type
Report
Publication Type
Irish-related, Report
Drug Type
All substances
Intervention Type
Policy
Date
March 2012
Pages
23 p.
Publisher
Department of Justice and Equality
Corporate Creators
Ireland. Department of Justice and Equality
Place of Publication
Dublin
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Accession Number
HRB (Electronic Only)

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