MAPPA


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MAPPA

Abbreviation for:
Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements
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That risk can never be eliminated entirely, but the majority of those subject to active MAPPA management do not seriously re-offend due to robust and effective management.
Hereford's Mappa Mundi is not only a map of the world, it is a map of time as well.
The board is responsible for providing strategic direction for MAPPA across Northumbria.
The Mappa are also responsible for some of the most violent people in society.
The MAPPA review says at the time of the offence Voisey was subject to sex offender registration requirements.
She said: 'The NSPCC is concerned that offenders may not always be assessed at the right level of risk, or assigned to the appropriate Mappa level to be managed safely.
Security group G4S was not informed Summers was managed by MAPPA.
An inquiry concluded a Mappa panel placed his human rights above protecting the public.
The NSPCC wants to see Mappas given more resources so these stringent conditions can be extended to all medium-risk sex offenders.
The MAPPA system was put in place across England and Wales in 2004 to provide more robust management systems for those offenders who are back in their communities.
Amid the familiar company players, who include Matthew Bulgo (Don Pedro), Lynne Seymour (Beatrice), Nicola Reynolds (Margaret/Mistress Dogberry) and Liam Tobin (Benidick), we also have artists who are new to Mappa Mundi, among them Robin Waters (Claudio), Gareth Pierce (Borachio), John Cording (Leonato) and Gwawr Loader (Hero/Mistress Verges).
Since the introduction of Mappa eight years ago, other countries around the world view the arrangements as an important development in enhancing public protection against dangerous offenders in the community.