30 January 2020
'Prioritising prison building and punitive policies will only do more harm and exacerbate this already failing system,' says charity
22 January 2020
Every four days a person in prison takes their own life. Levels of distress are at record high levels, with 166 recorded incidents of self-harm every day
27 August 2019
across the floor and restrained by prison guards are the final conscious moments of prisoner Allan Marshall.
13 August 2019
Boris Johnson said his billion pound boost for prisons would stop them becoming “factories for making bad people worse”.
04 July 2019
Two cases this week have exposed the fatal practices and profiteering at the heart of the criminal justice system.
11 December 2018
Prison officers have been given the go ahead to use a new type of gas on prisoners
04 December 2018
As the holiday season approaches, Socialist Worker asks readers to write to political prisoners and those who have suffered at the hands of the system