More key findings from the Shaw Review into UK immigration detention

Sexual abuse, low pay and poor transportation 


Image: Starving Artist/Flickr


The “Shaw Review” into the treatment of vulnerable people in UK immigration detention was published this month. Conducted by former Prisons and Probation Ombudsman Steven Shaw, the review provides sweeping and in-depth coverage of the system.

We have already written two articles about it here and here. Now we look at four more key findings.

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Top ten most popular Prison Watch UK stories 2015

From A Poor Imitation of Death, by Ara Oshagan

From our article on photography in prisons. Photograph: Ara Oshagan

From sex in prison to youth incarceration in Russia to poetry and pictures: here are the most important stories, issues and facts from this year’s most popular stories.
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