March 25, 2015

Inspection Reveals 'Very High' Levels of Violence at Dorset Prison 

There have been 17 assaults on staff and 53 on prisoners in just the past six months at HMP Guys March in Dorset, accoring to an HM Inspectorate of Prisons report released today (25th March 2015).

The Dorset Echo carries an article on the report that revealed the very high levels of violence at the Category C prison and sited drug dealing, gang rivalry, overcrowding and staff shortages as contributory factors.