The impact of criminal management on the country's criminal justice policy (with emphasis on alternatives to imprisonment); Challenges and opportunities

Document Type : Original Article

Authors

1 Assistant Professor, Department of Criminal Law and Criminology, Faculty of Law, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran

2 PhD student, Department of Criminal Law and Criminology, Faculty of Law, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran

3 PhD student, Department of Criminal Law and Criminology, Faculty of Law, Central Tehran Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran. Iran.

Abstract

most recently concepts such as criminal management have become popular in our country's criminal justice system. This term refers to methods that make the criminal justice system more efficient and useful and make it accountable to the public by making optimal use of material and human resources. Among the solutions and results of using this system is the prevalence of quantitative politics in the judiciary as well as the phenomenon of criminal populism. On the other hand, according to statistics, the number of prisoners in the country in 1396 was 289,377, of which only about 33,032 people were sentenced to alternative imprisonment; Therefore, in the criminal justice policy of the country, only 8/5 of imprisonment sentences have been applied with alternatives to imprisonment, most of which are limited to alternative fines to imprisonment, and other alternatives to imprisonment have remained almost neglected. Therefore, in this study, using descriptive-analytical method and data collection by examining library resources as well as judicial procedure, reviewing and analyzing the impact of criminal management on the country's criminal justice policy in the field of using alternatives to imprisonment, the challenges of judicial criminal policy in this Special and finally the opportunities that can be taken full advantage of have been examined.

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