The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

C.B. Diamond – Jan/Feb/Mar 1955 - Jan/Feb/Mar 1955

Release description:

This issue opens with a lengthy piece on customs in Czechoslovakia and also contains two articles paying tribute to Scotsman Robert Burns.  Juvenile delinquency is examined along with factors contributing to youth crime.  Also, the rules and regulations around prisoners’ limited correspondence and visitors receive criticism and suggestions are made to improve the current situation. 

KEYWORDS: reformatories, training schools, “The Children’s Aid”, “farming out”

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle