The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

The Communicator – June 1973 - June 1973

Release description:

This issue opens with an account of Solicitor General Warren Allmand’s visit to Springhill.  Other articles cover such things as the new film club, the escape of four prisoners, and rehabilitation in the prison system.  There are two articles regarding Living Unit Officers: one dealing with the tension between LUOs and Security Officers and another dealing with the tension between LUOs and Custody staff.  Also of interest is a piece describing the process involved in an insanity plea.

KEYWORDS: Living Unit Concept, Living Unit Officer, Security Officer, Thorazine/Stollazine, Custody, Let’s Face It

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle