Wrongful Convictions Report

Wrongful Convictions Report, our sister blog established in February 2018, explores and exposes wrongful convictions and potential miscarriages of justice in Australia. WCR’s research goals include the establishment of a reliable database of wrongful convictions and an overview of identifiable reforms that would reduce the likelihood and incidence of such errors in the criminal justice system.

The prospect of an innocent person being convicted of a serious crime represents a catastrophic failure of the legal system.”  The Chief Justice of England, Lord Igor Judge