New Year’s Eve Brixton Prison demo pics

New Year’s Eve Brixton Prison demo pics

On New Year’s Eve several dozen people went to Brixton prison at midnight to greet those caged there with music, fireworks and shouts for freedom. They gathered at the back…

Twelve inmates moved after Winchester Prison riot

Twelve inmates moved after Winchester Prison riot

Source: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-hampshire-35109748 Twelve inmates have been moved from Winchester Prison, following a riot which left six prison staff injured. The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) said about 20 prisoners were involved…

Self-Harm: the Unseen Prison Epidemic

Self-Harm: the Unseen Prison Epidemic

By Alex Cavendish Source: http://prisonuk.blogspot.co.uk/2014/11/self-harm-unseen-prison-epidemic.html The rising number of prisoners who commit suicide whilst in custody in our prisons tends to be making the news headlines at the moment. The…

Event: Sites of Confinement

Event: Sites of Confinement

Find information on the upcoming European Group for the Study of Deviance and Social Control event below: Sites of Confinement II: Problematising Prisons 30th October 2014, 2-6pm, Room G17 John…