Surge in youth prison violence sparks call to close institutions

The Guardian - 29 days ago

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Assaults in youth prisons in England and Wales have risen by almost two-thirds over the last five years, a Guardian analysis has found. Prisoner-on-prisoner assaults rose by 43% and assaults on staff more than doubled, prompting fears the government is failing to respond to a growing crisis in youth prisons.

Adolf Schickelgruber: Crazy Brits.

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Brenda Nicholas - 28 days ago
treating children like adults and locking them down 23 hours a day is going to make them hardened criminals as adults
Adolf Schickelgruber - 29 days ago
Crazy Brits.

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