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The State of our Prisons: England

My general take on prisons are that they are warehouses for the vulnerable.

Whatever happens in society is transferred to prisons, so if there is a problem with drugs on the outside there will certainly be a drug problem in prison. 703 more words


The State of our Prisons: WALES Overcrowded. Understaffed. Underfunded.

Mr David TC Davies (Twitter @DavidTCDavies), Conservative MP for Monmouth and chair of the Welsh Affairs Committee, has launched an inquiry into prison provision in Wales. 646 more words


SWANSEA: Councillors to spend a week in Swansea Prison as part of MoJ scheme

Swansea’s Councillors are to participate in a ‘role swap’ initiative backed by the Ministry of Justice next month, we can exclusively reveal.

The overall aim of the scheme is to rehabilitate some of the ‘hardest to reach’ in society and to also help prisoners gain vital life experience of occasionally turning up to meetings. 227 more words

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Court sides with Husky Energy over most sealed pipeline spill documents

A Regina judge has given federal prosecutors access to detailed records related to the leak detection system on a Husky Energy Inc. oil pipeline that failed in July 2016, spilling thousands of litres of heavy crude into the North Saskatchewan River. 504 more words

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Institute of Journalists questions secret justice in Jon Venables case

The Chartered Institute of Journalists has condemned a move to conduct the future trial of Jon Venables in private with even the location of the court building remaining secret. 213 more words


Inmate fails to return to Prince Albert Correctional Centre from temporary absence

Police are looking for an inmate who failed to return to the Prince Albert Correctional Centre while on a temporary absence.

Jonathon Wade Benson, 31, was scheduled to return to custody on Jan. 96 more words


Sask. RCMP response to missing Indigenous man later found dead under review

The RCMP’s response is being called into question after a 59-year-old Indigenous man walked away from a care home and was later found dead.

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