Prisons in the press – 9 March

Drugs seized 30 times a day and a murder suspect released by mistake

Credit: Guillermo Ruiz, Flickr

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Prisons in the press – 17 February

Prisons rife with Spice and contraband in crisp packets

Image: Umami

Prison visitor tried to smuggle drugs and phones in crisp packets. Image: Umami

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Prisons in the press – 14 October

GPS tagging, dementia classes and drug use behind bars caught on camera

Source: Wikimedia Commons

Footage believed to have been shot on a mobile shows naked prisoners “high on spice”. Source: Wikimedia Commons

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HMP Bedford condemned in latest Chief Inspector of Prisons report

Easier for prisoners to get drugs than clothes and bed sheets in Bedford Prison

Category B HMP Bedford Prison. Image: LawPages

Category B and resettlement HMP Bedford Prison. Image: LawPages

HMP Bedford condemned for rising rates of suicide, violence and “easy access” to illegal drugs in latest Chief Inspector of Prisons report

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