Tornado squad brings riot at HMP The Mount under control

Tornado squad brings riot at HMP The Mount under control
 

Riot police had to be sent in to quell trouble at a jail that has struggled with ‘severe’ staff shortages.
Multiple prisoners were involved in a lengthy disturbance across two wings at HMP The Mount in Hertfordshire.
The incident came on the same day as a report warned the prison had lost experienced staff and last summer suffered problems including violence.
The Ministry of Justice said the incident, which began on Monday afternoon, was resolved shortly after 10pm and no staff or inmates were injured.
The so-called Tornado squad, equipped to deal with riots, was sent in while police... read more

 
1 August 2017 in Hot News, Views: 46
Source: Metro
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