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Polish Criminals in British Jails

The British Ministry of Justice has encountered difficulties with the extradition of Polish prisoners who have run away from Poland in order to avoid criminal prosecution or a custodial sentence. 116 more words


LA County Launches Effort To Reduce Number Of Inmates Returning To Prison

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Law enforcement officials said Wednesday they’re focused on reducing the number of inmates in Los Angeles County who return to prison. 163 more words


The US is the Biggest Jailer of Kids

I saw something on Twitter from the ACLU about a report that was submitted to the UN regarding the treatment of children in youth detention centers here in the US. 715 more words

From Jail to Jobs!

The BIGGEST announcement EVER!!!! Just a couple of weeks ago, we were approved to enter into the City of Richmond Jail (RCJC) to provide a biblically based, Christ-centered job skills training program called… 600 more words


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Building the Carceral State: Cook County Jail and the Local Origins of Mass Incarceration

“We know that the best way to bring down the cost of the jail is to bring down the jail population,” Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle told voters as she unveiled the 10,000-bed Chicago jail’s $381 million dollar budget for 2015. 753 more words


The BBC are running a story today about mental health detentions leading to suicides. The Care Quality Commission has found major lapses in procedures dealing with people with serious mental health episodes. 263 more words

Ian Fullbrook

Three In Jail (2015)

1. Poor.
2. Ill.
3. Addicted.
One more day-
Not part of the crowd
that has money to
splurge and finely get away.