We get notifications when people die in prisons. Over the years we have monitored the number of people dying by suicide, through natural causes and due to homicide. In the last three years the number of deaths that appear to be unexplained has soared, and I think there is something quite different happening inside prisons that no one has really grasped.
Each of the papers appearing as part of this series has been peer reviewed by members of the Howard League’s Research Advisory Group. Papers have been grouped on the website under the three What is Justice? hubs: Local justice and participation Social justice, human rights and penal policy The role of the state Some papers […]