Further strike action over Probation privatisation announced for 31 March & 1 April

27 March 2014

Further strike action over Probation privatisation announced for 31 March & 1 April

Legal Aid demo March 2014NAPO will take strike action across 31st March and 1st April against plans to privatise 70% of the services work.

NAPO General Secretary Ian Lawrence  said:‘The Coalition’s plans to sell off the management of offenders to private providers so that they can make a profit from the justice system is a recklessly dangerous social experiment that presents massive risks to the safety of communities.’

Probation offices will walk out of their offices at 12 noon on Monday and will picket probation offices between 8-10am on Tuesday morning.

Probation offices across Britain http://www.yell.com/s/probation+offices-aberdeen.html

There are a number of protests around the country to be held jointly with the Justice Alliance on Monday and Tuesday.

Sheffield: Monday, 12.30pm, Sheffield Town Hall

Manchester: Monday, 1pm, Manchester Crown Court

London: Tuesday: Tuesday 2.15pm, Old Palace Yard (opposite parliament).

Liverpool: Monday (details tba)

Rotherham: Monday, 12.30pm, Rotherham Magistrates Court

Barnsley: Monday, 12.30pm, Town Hall

Doncaster: Monday (details tba)

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