Autistic people’s experiences with the justice system: An umbrella review

Published December 2023

Autistic people have reported poor knowledge of autism, and a lack of accommodations, within the justice system. We conducted an umbrella review to collate and synthesise systematic reviews on autistic interactions with the justice system (legal, policing, judicial, and custodial services) as victims, witnesses, and offenders.

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Adams, D., Malone, S., Carroll, A. Colville, O. Simpson, K., D’Arcy, E., Girdler, S. & Lawson, W. (2023). Autistic People’s Experiences with the Justice System: An Umbrella Review [Poster]. ASfAR Conference 2023, 6 December. Australasian Society for Autism Research.