discrimination, recruitment, offenders, criminal record, work

Publication date: 1 Jan 2001 | Publication type: Report | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Authors: Rolfe, H | External authors: Metcalf, H
Unemployment amongst some groups of people with a criminal record is known to be high. This research explores the role of criminal record in employment and, in particular, whether criminal records are a barrier to work. The report also estimates the impact of new legislation (in the Police Act 1997...