How we are providing restorative justice in Sheffield.
Sheffield has a unique way of tackling crime and re-offending.
Community Justice Panels bring victims and wrongdoers together to resolve conflict and harm caused by anti-social behaviour and crime.
The Panels encourage wrongdoers to acknowledge the impact of what they have done and make amends to the victim and the wider community by apologising and engaging in reparative work.
Community Justice Panels are not designed to punish the wrongdoer, but they are not a soft option either, as they make the offender face up to the impact of what they have done.
Community Justice Panels deal with low-level crime and anti-social behaviour, including
If you would like to become a volunteer facilitator and help victims and wrong doers reach an agreement over how each case should be resolved then please get in touch.
You will have an informal interview with the Community Justice Panel coordinators. Successful candidates will be offered a place on a three day training course.
Telephone: (0114) 273 6421