Murders and suicides in prisons in England and Wales hit 25-year high

Source: https://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/apr/28/murders-and-suicides-in-prisons-in-england-and-wales-hit-17-year-high Official figures show six homicides and 100 suicides in 12 months in statistics showing rise in violence and despair. There have been six murders and 100 suicides in…

Prison suicide rates at an “alarming level”

Prison suicide rates at an “alarming level”

Source: http://www.itv.com/news/granada/2016-01-29/prison-suicides-rates-at-an-alarming-level/ Photo: pa The number of inmates taking their own lives behind bars remains at an alarmingly high level according to a new report by the Howard League for…