The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Ice Carrier – November 1986 - November 1986

  • Name:Ice Carrier – November 1986
  • Date:November 1986
  • Institution: Collins Bay Institution
  • Topics: Christmas in prison, Community In-Reach, Entertainment, Health-Physical, Police & Policing, Sports, Views on Incarceration,
  • Release Description:

    This issue opens with the King’s Rangers Group looking to prisoners to donate money and help stuff Christmas stockings for underprivileged children in Kingston.  There are also brief articles on heroin addiction and the close relationship between law enforcement officials and the courts.  Finally, there is a short commentary on Prime Minister Brian Mulroney.

    KEYWORDS: heroin, “contempt”

    Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle