Latest JSA/ESA benefit sanctions briefing and summary

Sanctions: the graph lines that keep on climbing
The latest DWP statistics show ever more sanctions being imposed on claimants. Is there a link with food poverty? Janis Bright comments on Dr David Webster’s latest statistical briefing (17/12/14)

Benefit Sanctions in Numbers: A summary “To June 2014, there has been 6.26 million decisions to apply Jobseekers Allowance sanctions since April 2000.” (17/12/14)

Briefing: The DWP’s JSA/ESA sanctions – 12 November 2014
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Jobseeker’s Allowance and Employment and Support Allowance sanctions: decisions made to June 2014 – 12 November 2014 – Statistics