Prisoner's victory in 'slopping out' case to cost State at least €12m
Prisoner's victory in 'slopping out' case to cost State at least €12mThe court ruled that Gary Simpson’s constitutional right to the protection of his person had been violated by the “slopping out” policy, in which prisoners were forced to manually empty human waste from their cells.
At least four prisoners at HMP Bronzefield have given birth in potentially unsafe circumstances since 2017. The death of a newborn baby girl in a cell at HMP Bronzefield in September came after a string of concerning incidents involving pregnant women at the prison in the past two years, the
Of the 60 prisoners involved , 45 voluntarily returned to their cells but 15 others armed themselves with homemade weapons. She said that there is no recent overview or published report of what is happening at Cloverhill Prison and that her immediate concern is to look at the conditions within the
A GARDA INVESTIGATION has been launched following the death of a man at Cloverhill Prison in Dublin.
Shortly after midnight, gardaí and emergency services were called by prison authorities following an incident involving two male prisoners in custody at the prison.
A man in his late 30s was treated by emergency services but was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.
The body of the deceased remains at the scene, which is currently preserved pending a full forensic and technical examination.
The coroner has been notified and the services of the State Pathologist and Garda Technical Bureau have been requested.
'Ticking time bomb': Doctors and Londoners in IS jail in Syria
Sky News' Mark Stone meets Islamic State prisoners inside a Syrian prison where inmates recently tried to escape. "You must not film anything outside the prison," the guard warns us as we arrive.A few weeks earlier, there had been an attempted prison break. Hundreds of Islamic State (IS) inmates tried to escape, prompted by the chaos of a car bomb outside.It was not successful. But the Kurdish soldiers guarding this prison can give no guarantees that it will not happen again.
The attack happened at Cloverhill PrisonCredit: PA:Press Association. Mr Maher, who is due to retire soon And within minutes of arriving at the high security prison , the hood launched another attack on a prison officer. “The prisoner involved in the incident was dealt within under the prison rules.”
A number of staff and an inmate were taken to hospital on Friday after an incident of violence at the HMP Aylesbury young offenders facility. A spokesperson for the Ministry of Justice, which is headed up by our own Aylesbury MP David Lidington, said: "An incident involving a number of prisoners
Gardaí said they are following a definite line of enquiry and the investigation is ongoing.
Woman, 60s, fighting for life after being hit by a car in Bandon, Co Cork .
Woman, 60s, fighting for life after being hit by a car in Bandon, Co CorkThe woman, in her 60s, was rushed to Cork University Hospital with serious injuries after a collision yesterday.