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Prison Employees Denounce Cell Signal Blocking

More than 3,600 prison employees, including police, cooks and administrative staff, that could be affected by the recently passed law to block the cell signal in prisons, denounced the legislation "is against the fundamental right of people to communication", according to a statement from their...

Jails Help Turn Kids into Criminals. In Belize, There’s a Better Way.

(Insightcrime.org) In recent years, heavy-handed strategies and mass incarceration have been the preferred tactics used by many politicians in the region. Now, facing evidence that this approach has not been effective in lowering levels of violence, some governments are ready to take a different...