Beyond Acronyms: Gypsies, Roma and Travellers in the Criminal Justice System Guidance – Ministry of Justice (June 2020)

Summary: MoJ Race Disparity Team have developed a guide to support those working in the CJS to work in a more effective way with Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities. 


The Ministry of Justice- Race Disparity team have developed this guide for criminal justice staff about Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities. The booklet is intended for both operational staff and policy makers within the criminal justice system.

This guide was created to provide information on the variety of GRT identities and to provide a range of facts and practical signposts to further support and information.