HMCTS monthly bulletin - January 2022

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Issue 43 | 10 January 2022

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Evaluation of remote hearings during COVID-19

Our evaluation of remote hearings during the pandemic examines the experiences of court users, and shows how our Video Hearings service will improve remote hearings in future.

News Headlines

Government's measures to keep women and girls safer

Government has announced that victims of domestic abuse in England and Wales will be given more time to report assaults.

A strategy for a data-led organisation

This blog post on our Data Strategy shows how we plan to collect, manage, and share data to give us insights, and help improve our services.

Other News

Read about the fully remote Crown court in Sheffield, and the role it is playing in criminal court recovery in the north-east of England, in our blog.

This blog post describes how we worked with a disabled juror to ensure their needs were met, to make their jury service a positive and productive experience.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates

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If you are visiting a court or tribunal, please check our guidance before you travel to make sure you are aware of the current safety measures and restrictions.

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