UK: Hewell Prison Branded ‘Unsafe And Degrading’

From the article: “‘Some communal areas were filthy, and even after they had been ‘cleaned’ by underemployed and badly supervised wing cleaners, they remained so,” he added.  The inspector found “all sorts of waste” being thrown out of prisoners’ cells into the exercise yards below with the resulting mess left untouched.”

According to the report, when the Chief Inspector voiced his concerns, the response received was generally, “it’s nothing to do with me,” or “this is how things are done around here.”

If I had a nickel…

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