Are prisons becoming more dangerous places?

Are prisons becoming more dangerous places?
 

As a prisoner has died and two others have been critically injured at HMP Pentonville, BBC News asks how dangerous are our prisons?
How many assaults were there? Violence in prisons is on the rise, with assaults by inmates on each other and on staff increasing year on year.
There were 22,195 assaults across all prisons in England and Wales between March 2015 and March 2016.
This was the sharpest rise in the past decade, an increase of over 31% in one year.
Click to see content: prisonassaults_birmingham The prison population as at the end of March 2016 was just over 85,400, which was a... read more

 
19 October 2016 in Regional, Views: 37
Source: BBC
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