Archive for the 'early release' Category

‘Phobia’ inmate’s bid to finish jail term at home fails – BBC News

“A prisoner who suffers social phobia has lost his legal fight to complete his jail term under curfew at home.”

Full story

BBC News, 28th February 2011

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Can you really predict a prisoner’s death? – BBC News

“Last August, two of the UK’s most notorious prisoners were released from prison.”

Full story

BBC News, 6th August 2010

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Damilola Taylor killer to be freed despite posing ‘high risk’ – The Guardian

“One of the killers of Damilola Taylor will be released early from prison, despite showing no remorse at his trial and probation reports stating he posed ‘a high risk’ of attacking more people.”

Full story

The Guardian, 4th August 2010

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Inside the Parole Board: how freedom is granted or denied for prisoners – The Guardian

“Unprecedented access opens door to the often publicly criticised, but little understood, workings of the Parole Board.”

Full story

The Guardian, 19th July 2010

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Prison population hits record 85,000 after end of early releases – The Guardian

“The prison population has hit a record 85,000 after Labour’s decision to end the 18-day early release scheme just before the election campaign got under way.”

Full story

The Guardian, 23rd April 2010

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

The Big Question: Is the Yorkshire Ripper going to be released early from prison? – The Independent

“Why are we asking this now?

The serial killer Peter Sutcliffe, who was given 20 life sentences in 1981 for murdering 13 women – he was known as the Yorkshire Ripper because he mutilated his victims’ bodies with a sharpened screwdriver – has applied to the High Court for a ruling on how much longer he must serve in jail.”

Full story

The Independent, 3rd March 2010

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Inmates advised on early release options – The Independent

“Prisoners who will miss out on early release because a Government scheme was brought to an end are being advised to apply for another scheme to avoid “disappointment”, it was revealed today.”

Full story

The Independent, 1st March 2010

Source: www.independent.co.uk


August 2017
M T W T F S S
« May    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031  

Categories