Coronavirus restrictions in youth jails ‘impacting children’s wellbeing’

Neil Puffett
Monday, February 15, 2021

Efforts to stop the spread of coronavirus in the youth secure estate are having a detrimental impact on the health and wellbeing of young people, a report by the chief inspector of prisons has warned.

Charlie Taylor: 'Locking prisoners up in prolonged isolation has never been a feature of a healthy prison'. Picture: HMIP
Charlie Taylor: 'Locking prisoners up in prolonged isolation has never been a feature of a healthy prison'. Picture: HMIP

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