Our latest bulletin, sent out on 16 July 2021.
More than a quarter of all prisoners in England and Wales are held in prisons built in the Victorian era.
News this week that the prisons inspectorate has resumed full inspections is very welcome.
A new report from the government’s scientific advisors on COVID-19 in prison is very clear.
The long shadow of imprisonment.
The political barriers to prisoner vaccination.
"I don’t think I’ll even let him come back up during this lockdown. It felt like neglect."
This week the UK passed the grim milestone of over 100,000 COVID-19 deaths.
Should prisoners and prison staff be among the priority groups for COVID-19 vaccination?
"Prison riots cannot be dismissed as one-off events, or as local disasters, or a run of bad luck."
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Time for a new approach to drugs
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