prison overcrowding

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  • Info Prison overcrowding is when the demand for space in prisons in a jurisdiction exceeds the capacity for prisoners in the place. more...
  • She said prison overcrowding had to be managed to prevent "significant safety and human rights issues".
  • During his tenure, the Department started a large campaign to combat prison overcrowding.
  • Concerns have recently been raised about the security of the staff and visitors at the prison as well as prison overcrowding.
  • Some of the solutions to prison overcrowding focus on increasing prison capacity.
  • Other challenges that face the service include prison overcrowding, lack of sanitation, and poor prison infrastructure.
  • In addition, cumulative costs resulting from prison overcrowding can be avoided, saving even more money.
  • The panopticon fell out of use, due to prison overcrowding, in the early 1900s.
  • Prison overcrowding and inferior prison services, common problems in many correctional facilities, were major causes of the disturbance.
  • After serving 10 years in prison, he was released in June 1970 due to prison overcrowding.
  • She will be scheduled for mandatory release in 2017 due to a Texas law to prevent prison overcrowding.
  • Prison overcrowding results in a prominent occurrence of prison violence and murder as well as frequent revolts and escapes.
  • Furthermore, there are hopes that this could alleviate prison overcrowding and reduce the cost of punishment.
  • These programs lower the cost of supervising people convicted of crimes and reduce prison overcrowding but have not been shown to reduce recidivism.
  • However, some concerns have been reported over the treatment of asylum seekers, prison overcrowding and the banning of full face veils.
  • Due to prison overcrowding the Gila unit was built with portable modular housing.
  • In the U.S., the War on Drugs is thought to be contributing to a prison overcrowding problem.
  • She was found guilty and sent to Arkham Asylum at age 18 due to prison overcrowding.
  • The increase in incarceration led to prison overcrowding.
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