London Probation Trust works with offenders aged 18 and
over who have been either
sentenced by the courts to a Community
Order or Suspended Sentence Order,
or Released on licence from prison to
serve the rest of their sentence in the community.
We prepare pre-sentence reports for judges and magistrates in the
courts which help them to choose the most appropriate sentence.
London Probation Trust also helps to liaises with victims of crime if the offender has been given
a prison sentence of 12 months or longer.
We work with offenders in the community to help them to stop
committing further crimes and we manage approved premises (hostels) for offenders with a
residence requirement on their sentences or licences. We also
work in prisons assessing offenders to prepare them for
Our work contributes to crime prevention and public safety in the
capital by reducing reoffending and managing the risk of harm
- Reduce reoffending and protect the public
- Enforce community sentences which punish and rehabilitate
- Keep victims informed
- Provide innovative services, including professional
assessments to the courts
- Manage risk and influence positive change in offenders'
Changing lives for a safer London