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Does prison work?


Yes - it helps to keep the public safe and put some people off committing crimes.


No - prisons are unsafe for both inmates and staff, and UK re-offending rates are high.


Maybe - it's certainly a punishment but it punishes an offender's family too.


Prison can work as a space for rehabilitation but more funding is needed to better implement this approach more widely.

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  • amc27
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    5 Mar 2019
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  • bob the big toe
    It is a good ,but security isn’t tight enough as people are breaking out and drugs/ illegal phones are making there way into prison
    14 Feb 2019
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  • db04949
    It can work but not that well now.
    11 Nov 2018
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