Restorative Justice can be for anyone who has been affected by a crime or incident. All adult victims are entitled to information about RJ as stated within the Victims Code of Practice.
Victims and offenders can express an interest in RJ, however the process will always be victim led and is completely voluntary for all parties.
The process of restorative justice can help get answers to unresolved questions and an apology for the harm that has been caused. All referrals will be looked at on a case-by-case basis, we do not exclude based on crime type, it is for the victim to decide what is best for them with relevant professional support. We will look at each referral individually to ensure safety of all parties.
Restorative Cleveland is a partnership of the following orgainsations: