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NCJ Number: 31153 Find in a Library
Title: BOARDS OF VISITORS OF PENAL INSTITUTIONS
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Justice - British Section of the International Cmssn of Jurists
United Kingdom

National Assoc for the Care and Resettlement of Offenders (NACRO)
United Kingdom

Howard League for Penal Reform
United Kingdom
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 96
Sponsoring Agency: Barry Rose Publishers
Chichester, Sussex, England
Howard League for Penal Reform
London, N19 3NL, England
Justice - British Section of the International Cmssn of Jurists
London, EC4V 5AQ, England
National Assoc for the Care and Resettlement of Offenders (NACRO)
London, SW9 0PU
Sale Source: Barry Rose Publishers
Little London
Chichester, Sussex, England
United Kingdom
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: BOARDS OF VISITORS OF ENGLISH PENAL INSTITUTIONS ARE REQUIRED TO 'SATISFY THEMSELVES AS TO THE STATE OF THE PRISON PREMISES, THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE PRISON AND THE TREATMENT OF THE PRISONERS' THROUGH PERIODIC VISITS.
Abstract: THEY ALSO SERVE THE FUNCTION OF INVESTIGATING PRISONERS' COMPLAINTS. THIS DOCUMENT EXAMINES THE NEED FOR BOARDS OF VISITORS AND PRESENTS RECOMMENDATIONS FOR RESTRUCTURING AND REFORM.
Index Term(s): Civilian Review Boards; England; Inmate grievances
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