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Monday, August 27, 2012

Report finds serious overcrowding at all four Welsh prisons...Death Penalty will solve that problem

Wales’ four prisons are all operating at an overcrowded level with one holding almost twice as many prisoners as it should be, latest statistics show.

In July there were 847 more prisoners in Wales’ four prisons than they are designed and built to hold, according to prison population figures released by the Ministry of Justice.

With 3,180 people incarcerated in Cardiff, Bridgend’s Parc prison, Usk and Swansea, Welsh prisons are 136% over the Prison Service’s Certified Normal Accommodation (CNA).

According to the Prison Reform Trust, CNA is “the good, decent standard of accommodation that the Service aspires to provide all prisoners”. Read More