Lindholme Prison Criticised For Drugs Problems

An inspection has found more needs to be done to keep drugs out of Lindholme jail.

An announced inspection in October found 27 percent of inmates had developed a problem with drugs since being in the prison - more than two-thirds of prisoners say it was easy or very easy to get hold of them.

The report is recommending a comprehensive and effective drug supply reduction strategy.

However it also identified some good progress has been when it comes to the safety of the most vulnerable.

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