Ex-Prison Officer Reveals How He Ended Up in Jail for Smuggling Phones

Published on March 27, 2017

A former prison officer has revealed how he ended up in jail for delivering mobile…

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Damning Report on Staffordshire Prison Sparks Claims of ‘National Emergency’

Published on March 20, 2017

Inmates at a Staffordshire prison are living in “squalid” conditions, according to a new report….

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Will Britain’s New ‘Super Prison’ Ease Pressure on Prison System?

Published on March 13, 2017

It’s hoped the opening of Britain’s first ‘super prison’ will reduce overcrowding and increase the…

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Labour Peer Allegedly Claims ‘Inmates Should be Allowed Mobile Phones’

Published on March 7, 2017

A Labour peer’s alleged comment that inmates should be allowed mobile phones in jail has…

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Inmates Advised on How to Take Deadly Illegal Drugs ‘Safely’

Published on February 27, 2017

Inmates at a Salford prison have been handed leaflets advising them on how to take…

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Overcrowding & Understaffing Blamed for Record Number of Prison Suicides

Published on February 20, 2017

  Overcrowding and understaffing have been blamed for the escalating number of suicides in prisons,…

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Discovery of Inmate-Run Phone Line Highlights Need for Secure, Affordable Calls for Prisoners

Published on February 13, 2017

The need for secure, affordable phone access in prisons has been highlighted by the discovery…

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Exeter Prison Plagued by Drugs, Hooch, Staff Shortages & Self-Harm

Published on February 9, 2017

Violence, staff shortages, hooch and drugs are serious problems at HMP Exeter, according to a…

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Government Backs Scheme to Fast-Track Graduates into Prison Service

Published on February 2, 2017

The Government has backed a scheme to fast-track graduates into the prison service. It is…

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Ex-Inmate’s Scheme Breaks Cycle of Reoffending in Leeds

Published on January 26, 2017

A former inmate’s scheme to reduce reoffending among men released from prison has been remarkably…

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