Fearful inmates asked to be locked in cells

HMP Featherstone: Inmates “living in fear”

HM Inspectorate of prisons

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A damning report by HM Inspectorate of Prisons found inmates locked up in their cells for the best part of 24 hours,

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Prisons in the press – 16 December

Dangerous private prisons and the jail that will soon be student digs

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A famous cell key goes up for sale. Image: Ke Dickson

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Prisons in the press brings you the best articles from the past week to keep you up-to-date on prison news.

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Prisons in the press – 25 November

Tougher community sentences and increasing violence behind bars

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Prison staff across the country have this week been injured in a number of riots. Image: macwagen

Prison staff across the country have this week been injured in a number of riots. Image: macwagen

Prisons in the press brings you the best articles from the past week to keep you up-to-date on prison news.

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Prisons in parliament – 14 November 2016

Prison violence increases – but will magistrates’ powers?

Prison education rehabilitation class Mark Harvey

A civilian tutor helping men in a class. Image: Mark Harvey

Prisons in Parliament brings you up-to-date on the last week of politics and prisons. What’s been said? And by whom? Get it all here. 

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Prisons in the press – 11 November

Riot, break-out and fascinating documentaries

... Image: Zlatko Vickovic

… Image: Zlatko Vickovic

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Prisons in the press brings you the best articles from the past week to keep you up-to-date on prison news.

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Prisons in the press – 21 October

Prison reforms “simply not achievable” amid “loss of control”

Credit: Guillermo Ruiz, Flickr

Credit: Guillermo Ruiz, Flickr

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Prisons in the press brings you the best articles from the past week to keep you up-to-date on prison news.

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Prisons in the press – 23 September

Prison violence at a “wholly unacceptable level” and the fashion labels that are reforming lives

Image: Ryan Carver

A UK organisation selling embroidery is transforming rehabilitation. Image: Ryan Carver

Prisons in the press brings you the best articles from the past week to keep you up-to-date on prison news.

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