Prison Overcrowding and Privatisation

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There has been a growth in the number of prison spaces required which has led to...
Many prisons at or over operational capacity
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Offenders are often taken to prisons...
Many miles from home or kept in police remand cells, many also sharing cells
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Lord Woolf stated..
Overcrowding is a cancer eating at the ability of the prison service to deliver
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Prisoners doubled up in single occupancy cells, One stated...
It was like being put in a cage made for one animal and then getting two or three other people in"
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There is not enough prison officers. Prison Officers’ Association Chairman states that...
If we continue as we are - warehousing prisoners, not being able to build relationships between prisoners and prison officers that have worked in the past - There will riots which we will not be able to cope.”
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One impact of the limited resources is...
Impact on rehabilitation programmes, education and training
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One way to mitigate the pressures of overcrowding has been the growth of..
Private Prisons
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There are currently...
13 private prisons in the UK
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Private prisons are all more...
Overcrowed than those state run prisons, as there is a need to maximise their profit and minimise their costs
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Private prisons go against one of Flew's features of punishment..
The punishment is longer carried about the authority rules which the offender broke
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Offenders are often taken to prisons...

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Many miles from home or kept in police remand cells, many also sharing cells

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Lord Woolf stated..

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Prisoners doubled up in single occupancy cells, One stated...

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There is not enough prison officers. Prison Officers’ Association Chairman states that...

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