September 2013 Archives (IPRT in the News)

10th September 2013

Irish Examiner: Prisoner total below 4,000 for first time in four years

Prisoner numbers have dropped below 4,000 for the first time since the end of 2009, with 3,983 people in custody on 9th Sept 2013 and 645 on temporary release. Read more

17th September 2013

The Irish Times: 'The Prison Trap: mental strains of solitary confinement'

An article from the excellent investigative series on mental health and prisons, 'The Prison Trap', which ran in the The Irish Times 14-17 Sept 2013. Read more

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