Cost to UK economy of criminals re-offending

The colossal waste — which costs taxpayers between £9.5 billion and £13 billion. National Audit Office estimates blames on failures in the criminal justice system. The £13 billion NAO figure is based on Home Office calculations that include the direct costs of crime as well as re-imprisonment — which at approximately £42,000 a year per inmate is more than the cost of sending offenders to Eton.

Would you employ a criminal would you help to prevent the young from becoming criminal?

Let us know what your business does to help the young stay away from crime. Or do you feel any help is a waste of time, the people who become criminals are needed to keep the criminal justice busy and solicitors in a job.