All Fall Down by Matthew Condon

By Matthew Condon

Carrying on with on from the bestselling precise crime tales Three Crooked Kings and Jacks and Jokers, All Fall Down follows Terry Lewis as he turns into police commissioner and the period of corruption on the optimum degrees of the police and govt is going on. because the Queensland police turn into extra hooked up with their corrupt colleagues in Sydney, the period of heavy medicines and crime additionally starts off. Tony Murphy and Glen Hallahan, of the unique “crooked kings,” develop into extra enmeshed with “The Joke” that is run via bagman Jack Herbert. All Fall Down introduces new characters, extra impressive habit open air the legislations by means of the legislation, and alongside how it charts the meteoric upward push of police commissioner Terry Lewis. yet with the arriving of the Fitzgerald Inquiry within the overdue Eighties, many will fall—and it’s now not regularly the folks who may still. once more award-winning journalist and novelist Matthew Condon has drawn from exceptional entry to Terry Lewis, in addition to 1000s of interviews with key avid gamers and conspirators to craft the definitive account of the rise—and remarkable fall—of one guy, a whole nation, and over a iteration of corruption.

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The courts believe that probationary supervision is an unnecessary burden on those convicted offenders capable of self-correction. When they suspend a prison sentence, they have the choice of returning the individual to the community without restriction or requiring probationary supervision. The attitude of the judges, the choice left to them, and the criteria permitted by the law result in some serious offenders being "punished" by being put on probation. The prisons and juvenile training schools receive an even smaller residue of the offenders received by the public prosecutors.

Since no more-qualified person had assumed an analysis of Japanese corrections, I seized an unusual opportunity for a meaningful investigation, in spite of my limited acquaintance with Japan, its history, and its language. In January of 1987 1 proposed to Minoru Shikita, then director general of the Correction Bureau, that a book be prepared on Japanese prisons. , in 1988 made possible three months of preliminary research in Japan. The coverage of the project was expanded to include community-based corrections when suggested by Keiji Kurita, director general of the Rehabilitation Bureau.

6/0952 subject : Corrections--Japan, Correctional institutions--Japan, Prisons--Japan, Community-based corrections--Japan. Page iii Japanese Corrections Managing Convicted Offenders in an Orderly Society Elmer H. Johnson Southern Illinois University Press Carbondale and Edwardsville Page iv Copyright © 1996 by the Board of Trustees, Southern Illinois University All rights reserved Printed in the United States of America Design and production supervised by New Leaf Studio Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Johnson, Elmer Hubert.

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