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New insight into the civil justice system enabled by data shared by Data First
4 July 2023
Accredited researchers can apply to use a new de-identified dataset sharing information from the civil justice system in England and Wales. The dataset contains information about all civil cases heard in the County Court, and property repossession claims submitted through the Possession Claim Online portal.
Latest outputs from Data First are available to provide insight into the probation and criminal justice system
21 February 2022
Accredited researchers can apply to use a new de-identified dataset from the probation system of England and Wales.
Funding opportunity coming soon: Probation and criminal justice system linked dataset
17 January 2022
[NOW CLOSED] ADR UK will soon be launching a funding opportunity for fellowship applications to conduct research using a new ‘probation and criminal justice system linking dataset’.
Prisoner custodial journey level dataset becomes third research-ready output of Data First
2 February 2021
The de-identified dataset is now available in the Office for National Statistics Secure Research Service for accredited researchers to apply to use.
Expert academics appointed to guide and champion Data First
4 May 2020
Introducing Academic Lead, Professor Andromachi Tseloni; Advisor and Champion, Professor Betsy Stanko OBE; and the Academic Advisory Group, all appointed to help the Ministry of Justice's Data First programme achieve its full potential.