Justice Secretary David Gauke humiliated as one of Britain’s most notorious prisons placed in ‘special measures’

Justice Secretary David Gauke humiliated as one of Britain’s most notorious prisons placed in ‘special measures’

The Ministry of Justice admitted HMP Bedford required “additional, specialist support” after unions revealed the move. It came as inspectors also urged the Government to intervene at another jail this morning – Exeter – as they claimed safety levels were “unequivocally poor”….

Pharma Bro serving time at low-security federal prison

Pharma Bro serving time at low-security federal prison

He’d better hope they don’t jack up the price of shower shoes. “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli is serving out his seven years for fraud at the Federal Correctional Institution in Fort Dix, NJ, according to prison records. The low-security prison is mostly…

Seven inmates killed in riot at maximum-security prison

Seven inmates killed in riot at maximum-security prison

Seven inmates were killed and 17 others injured after fights broke out late Sunday inside a notorious maximum-security prison in South Carolina, officials said Monday. State Law Enforcement Division agents helped secure the Lee Correctional Institution about 3 a.m. Monday after the…