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It’s time to bring probation back as a public service, government told

Probation Alliance, including UNISON, writes to justice secretary David Gauke

Article on the UNISON National site.

Probation workers stage two-hour stoppage over pay row

UNISON members are today (Tuesday) staging a two-hour stoppage in England and Wales between 8am and 10am in the ongoing dispute over pay

Press release on the UNISON National site.

Survey launched in fight to defend probation service

The government wants to centralise and privatise the probation service – and UNISON needs your help to fight back against this

Article on the UNISON National site.

Interserve confirms it will pay 2012 probation pay award to ex-probation staff

UNISON members working for the company can expect to receive their pay rise, including any back pay, on 28 March

Article on the UNISON National site.

Public sector probation trusts to be ruled out of bidding for probation services

Union accuses the justice minister of deliberately dismantling the probation service

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON brands plans to privatise probation service as ‘dangerously misguided’

Plans will dismantle the probation service, which has been 105 years in the making, adds the union

Article on the UNISON National site.

Probation privatisation has been a shambles and must end now, says UNISON

“This shambles must end now by returning probation to public control to keep communities safe and prevent any further disasters. It's time for Chris […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Patel’s terrorism plans mean more resources needed for probation

He noted that last week’s report from the probation inspectorate highlighted severe shortages of probation officers and victim liaison officers […]

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Probation return to public control is welcome but must be administered locally, says UNISON

But UNISON, along with the Labour Group of Police and Crime Commissioners, is convinced probation services are best delivered locally, rather than from the one-size-fits-all centralised model which […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Delegates highlight changes to probation service negotiation

Police and justice conference debates the changing nature of negotiation

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Probation members prepare for action ballot in Sodexo companies

UNISON probation members working for six community rehabilitation companies owned by Sodexo could be balloted on industrial action over the company’s voluntary redundancy terms

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Decision to dismantle probation service will “haunt” the government

UNISON presents its alternative vision for the future of the probation service

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON to fight government plans to abolish probation service

The Ministry of Justice sets out its plans to radically reform the way in which probation services are delivered in England and Wales with the privatisation of 70% of probation work in 21 new contract areas

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON welcomes probation report

UNISON will work with the National Probation Service to deliver these changes on behalf of our probation members. However, the depth of the crisis faced by the service means that the […]

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

NPS confirms it cannot pay probation staff 2020 increment on time

“Her Majesty's Inspectorate of probation told the service it has got to raise its game on staffing matters, so this is a setback which it […]

News on the UNISON National site.