The Commission on Intercourse in Prison’s last report, posted today (Tuesday 17 March), features reports from previous prisoners talking the very first time about their experiences of intercourse behind pubs.
Intercourse in jail: Experiences of previous prisoners could be the 5th and briefing that is final posted because of the Commission, that was founded by the Howard League for Penal Reform and includes eminent academics, previous prison governors and wellness specialists.
Tips through the Commission’s two-year inquiry is supposed to be presented today (Tuesday 17 March) at a seminar in London.
The Commission desired authorization to interview current prisoners about their experiences of sex in jail, but this method ended up being blocked by the Ministry of Justice.
But, Dr Alisa Stevens, Lecturer in Criminology during the University of Southampton, surely could interview 26 prisoners that are former the summertime of 2014 – 24 guys and two ladies.
Her report concludes that a nationwide study of both the serving prison populace and previous prisoners, completely supported by but in addition to the nationwide Offender Management provider (NOMS), is “urgently needed” to know better the scale of consensual and coercive intercourse in jail.