This brand new work charts all the main developments of criminal
justice in England, from the genesis of Anglo-Saxon 'dooms' to the
Common Law; struggles for political, legislative, and judicial
ascendency; and the formation of the modern-day Criminal Justice
System and Ministry of Justice. Amongst a wealth of topics, the
book looks at the Rule of Law, the development of the criminal
courts, police forces, the jury, justices of the peace, and... more...