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[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Inmates fear gangs in Mountjoy Prison. (17 Jan 2018)

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In the Mountjoy report, the committee said prisoners expressed “frustration, hopelessness and, at times, anger” about the conditions of their custody. This included “prevalence of gang culture”, which was giving rise to the need for protection, widespread abuse of drugs, the lack of drug-free environment in prison, and drug-free accommodation on release……


Item Type:News
Source:Irish Examiner
Date:17 January 2018
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Subjects:J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health care programme or facility > Prison-based health service
MM-MO Crime and law > Justice system > Correctional system and facility > Prison
T Demographic characteristics > Prison Inmate (prisoner)
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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