Prisons face influx of older inmates

Prisons face influx of older inmates

Source: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-37186540 UK prisons face an increase in elderly inmates – partly due to more convictions for historic sexual offences, official projections show. The number of prisoners aged over 70…

Manchester Says No to a New “Mega-Prison”

Manchester Says No to a New “Mega-Prison”

Yesterday, Wednesday August 10th, Manchester residents and supporters marked International Prisoner Justice day by demanding that local councils reject proposals for a new “mega-prison”. The group assembled at Manchester Town Hall in Albert Square…