HMP Featherstone: Inmates “living in fear”
A damning report by HM Inspectorate of Prisons found inmates locked up in their cells for the best part of 24 hours,
Rise in drugs, fires and baked goods…
Prisons in the press brings you the best articles from the past week to keep you up-to-date on prison news.
‘Appalling’ decline in conditions is ‘unacceptable’, says Chief Inspector
Asylum seekers are being held for long periods at Europe’s largest immigration detention centre in “dirty and rundown” facilities infested with cockroaches and bed bugs.
Peter Clarke to take over from Nick Hardwick
Last week Justice Secretary Michael Gove announced that Peter Clarke OBE would be taking over from Nick Hardwick as Chief Inspectorate of Prisons. We have a look at Mr Hardwick’s legacy and the man chosen to fill his shoes.