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ORGANISATIONS which support cases
Against Injustice Merseyside
(website not currently available)
A group for anyone in the Merseyside area who has suffered a serious miscarriage of justice in a criminal case, and who is actually innocent of the crime of which they have been convicted, and their families, friends and supporters.
Scotland-based organisation which at present mainly operates online - has a very useful website. To email them, go to their contact page.

Joint Enterprise: Not Guilty by Association

JENGBA campaigns for the overturning of wrongful convictions which are the result of the use of the joint enterprise law, and for the abolition of, or major change in the joint enterprise law.

Office A, Norland House, Queensdale Cresent, London, W11 4TL
mobile 07709 115793
email JENGBA
Joint Enterprise page on this website

A group of miscarriage of justice victims and their families and supporters, based in Birmingham, set up in July 2010, for mutual help and advice.
A group of miscarriage of justice victims and their families and supporters, based in Leeds, set up in May 2006, for mutual help and advice.

A Liverpool-based support and campaigning organisation which holds monthly meetings. Against Injustice

“A support group for those who are innocent of a criminal conviction and their supporters.  We are all volunteers and are victims of a miscarriage of justice. We are not solicitors, so cannot provide legal advice, but we have a large pool of practical knowledge gathered from experience of our own  cases. If you are seeking justice for someone who is innocent of the crime of which they have been convicted and would like some support and advice, please come along to our meetings.”

Contact: 07964 81 21 70
call between 6-10pm Tue-Fri,
weekend & Monday all day

Northumbria Student Law Office
University of Northumbria Student Law Office
tel.: 0191 227 3909
Student Law Office
School of Law
Northumbria University
City Campus East
Newcastle upon Tyne

North East England

If you have a legal problem but cannot afford legal advice or representation, the award winning Student Law Office at Northumbria Law School offers a free legal advice and representation service to the public and is now seeking new cases.
The Student Law Office runs just like an ordinary solicitor's practice.


c/o Cardiff Law School Innocence Project
(Student Committee)
Cardiff Law School
Museum Avenue
Cardiff CF10 3AX


South Wales Against Wrongful Conviction is a long-standing organisation in South Wales which has successfully supported several miscarriage of justice cases. It seeks to offer support and advice to those wrongly convicted and their families and friends in their struggle for justice.

MOJO Scotland was set up by Paddy Joe Hill and John McManus. It is dedicated to assisting innocent people both in prison and after their release.
121-127 Saltmarket
Glasgow G1 5LF
Tel: 01415520009
Campaigns on behalf of carers and teachers (and their families) who are victims of false allegations of abuse.
F.A.C.T. (UK), PO Box 3074, Cardiff, CF3 3WZ

People Appealing Convictions for Sexual Offences
For anyone who has been falsely accused or been subjected to an unwarranted investigation, PACSO can provide advice pre-trial, on appeals and CCRC applications, and refer cases to specialist solicitors.
False Allegations Support Organisation
FASO is a voluntary organisation dedicated to providing support to anyone affected by a false allegation of abuse.
Miscarriages of Justice UK details a large number of cases and works closely with prisoners.
Joint website for
People Against False Allegations of Abuse and
Support Organisation for Falsely Accused People
Supporting All Falsely Accused with Reference Information. "We provide information ... of use to those who are in a position to make necessary changes in our investigative and judicial systems, those who have been affected by false accusations, including the family & friends of victims, and those who have suffered from being pressurised into making false accusations."

CAMPAIGNS - see also cases, many of which have their own campaigns

Simon Hall was convicted of murder on very slight circumstantial evidence
Cambridge Two
Website for Ruth Wyner and John Brock, wrongfully convicted of allowing the sale of heroin at the shelter they ran for the homeless. Their appeals were dismissed but their sentences reduced in December 2000 (articles reprinted at this site).
An investigative unit which undertakes individual case reviews with the assistance of an expert Advisory Panel; works with the media to ensure accurate reporting of miscarriage of justice issues and lobbies for better practice to avoid wrongful convictions in the first place

0844 879 7450
07528 44 3335
Inside Justice
Inside Time Editorial Office
Botley Mills
SO30 2GB

False memory is the phenomenon in which a person is convinced a memory is true when it is not.
'What is happening is that ... people, usually during psychotherapy or counselling, are recovering 'memories' of having been sexually abused in childhood, even though those accused ... deny such abuse and there is no corroborating evidence... Such memories, if false, have severe consequences ... It is not uncommon for a whole network of family relationships to be destroyed as a result.' The BFMS incorporates a telephone helpline to support families affected by the phenomenon of false memory. The Society also offers advice and access to legal assistance.
British False Memory Society
PO Box 172, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 9BP
01225 333 654, mob: 07544 841 971

United Against Injustice is a federation of groups campaigning against miscarriages of justice.

UAI has no functioning website (Jan 2016), so the link here is to a page on the INNOCENT website.

Provides support to people who successfully appeal against conviction. Can help from before release and for as long as necessary afterwards. Helps with

  • finding accomodation,
  • applying for National Insurance credits,
  • registering with a GP and accessing appropriate healthcare and counselling,
  • finding a solicitor to deal with compensation claims, etc.

RCJ Advice Bureau

Strand, London, WC2A 2LL
0207 7947 7822 Mon-Fri 10am - 4pm

INSIDEDOUBT is for anyone who needs help to campaign against miscarriages of justice
One of this country's foremost fingerprint experts
The Institute provides specialist forensic scientific consultancy services
Established and maintained by Peter Hill, the former producer of Rough Justice, with extensive material on a number of ongoing miscarriages of justice.
Write to them if you wish to express your concerns on a matter - they have to read it and reply.
Find the name of an MP by entering an address and/or postcode.

An extremely interesting and informed American site, updated throughout the week. Its database features hundreds of articles and other original content on forensic behavioral sciences, DNA, toxicology, and pathology.

Liberty is an independent human rights organisation which works to defend and extend rights and freedoms in England and Wales. Founded in 1934, it is the largest membership organisation of its kind in Europe.
The Criminal Cases Review Commission is the official body with the task of reviewing possible miscarriages of justice.
The SCCRC is the Scottish counterpart to the CCRC.
if you want to complain about the police - but why should you complain about our boys in blue who are only doing their job?

Many visitors to this site may wish to complain about a barrister...
We offer no guarantees about the result of complaints about a barrister being investigated by barristers.

Many visitors to this site may wish to compain about a solicitor...
We offer no guarantees about the result of complaints about a solicitor being investigated by solicitors.
Did your case involve West Yorks Police? Then you might find this site useful:
'We are a group of experienced investigators who have come together to fight police incompetence, misconduct or criminality that lead to miscarriages of justice '
Contact info and daily lists
Text of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms
Expert witness directory
Provides legal advice and information to prisoners in England and Wales regarding their rights, and the application of the Prison Rules conditions of imprisonment.
Takes up prisoners’ complaints about their treatment inside prison by providing free advice and assistance on an individual and confidential basis, taking legal action where appropriate.


"We recognise that those who have suffered abuse often suffer further indignity by remaining unheard. In making the individual story, told by the individual in their own words and their own way, visible, accessible and freely available we can offer some support to those who need it most."

Videos of interviews with Paul Blackburn, Susan May and Dr Michael Naughton on a page devoted to the work of the Innocence Network UK - click here

SKY TV channel with programmes on miscarriage of justice cases
Adrian Clarke is a photographer who has taken a series of photographs of miscarriage of justice victims.
Films of events, including the 2005 Miscarriage of Justice Day public meeting. Only £14.95 if you have visited this site! (normally £29.95) And 25% of the price goes to United Against Injustice.
The excellent monthly free paper for prisoners is available online
Please note that Innocent can only help with criminal cases in the UK
SOURCES OF HELP IN OTHER COUNTRIES Fair Trials International is a unique human rights charity. We campaign for fundamental rights for people facing the ordeal of criminal charges in a country other than their own.

Centurion Ministeries

covers USA and Canada

The primary mission of Centurion Ministries is to vindicate and free from prison those who are completely innocent of the crimes for which they have been unjustly convicted and imprisoned for life or death. Centurion Ministries (CM) is a secular non-profit organization headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey with a full-time paid staff of five employees, including an investigator in Seattle. Centurion Ministries has a national network of attorneys and forensic experts who ably assist us in our work on behalf of the convicted innocent throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Reprieve is a UK charity protecting the human rights of people facing the death penalty
Also Reprieve USA: 'dedicated to assisting in the provision of effective legal representation and humanitarian assistance to impoverished people facing the death penalty at the hands of the state.'
New Orleans Justice Centre destroyed by hurricane Katrina - Guardian article

Networked Knowledge

The aim of Networked Knowledge is to investigate and provide information on alleged serious miscarriages of justice that have occurred in South Australia

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