Home > ‘Step-down’ facility for female offenders.

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac ‘Step-down’ facility for female offenders. (14 Oct 2017)

URL: http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/step-down-fac...

Prison and probation bosses will go to tender soon for the construction of a “step-down” facility for female offenders.... “An estimated 85% of women in prison have addictions, with a much higher prevalence of mental health issues and histories of abuse outside prison.”......

Item Type:News
Source:Irish Examiner
Date:14 October 2017
Subjects:MM-MO Crime and law > Justice system > Correctional system and facility > Prison
T Demographic characteristics > Woman (women / female)
T Demographic characteristics > Prison Inmate (prisoner)
T Demographic characteristics > Offender
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

Repository Staff Only: item control page