What happens to people when they are released from prison?

Every year, over 6000 prisoners are released in Victoria, but what does this mean for individuals and the wider community? This video by Young Liberty for Law Reform’s criminal justice pod explores some of the many issues facing people leaving the prison system. Research by numerous organisations have identified the flaws with relying heavily on prisons to correct behavior, and the need for reform and changed attitudes to allow individuals to get back on their feet when they are released. Make sure to check out our factsheet and some of the links below.
after prison fact sheet
Download YLLR after prison fact sheet