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Prison Service Journal: 231

With a special focus on the future of prisons. Articles include: 'What is to be done: Thinking about abolitionist alternatives', by David Scott. 'Prison planning and design: Learning from the Past and Looking to the Future', by Yvonne Jewkes. 'Can prisons contribute to social justice? Interview...
Prison Service Journal
3 May 2017
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Reducing sentencing and inequalities in Wigan

On the 22 March 2017, it was announced that HMP Hindley near Wigan, close to Greater Manchester, will be part of the government's £1.3 billion prison development programme which aims to redesign...
By 
David Scott
6 April 2017
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The sickness haunting the prison system

There is a sickness haunting the prison service in England and Wales. This sickness, which systematically generates suffering and death, goes right to the very heart of the daily workings of...

By 
Dr David Scott
2 February 2017