The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Tocsin - Mar/Apr 1989

  • Name:Tocsin
  • Date:Mar/Apr 1989
  • Institution: Collins Bay Institution
  • Topics: Correctional Policies, Mental Health, Miscellaneous, Prisoner Struggles, Sentencing, Views on Incarceration,
  • Release Description:

    In addition to a piece critiquing life sentences, this issue includes articles on whether youth sentences should be longer for those who commit “serious” crimes, and the costs of prisoners in prison.

    Keywords: “lifers”, National Parole Board, Young Offenders Act, “juvenile delinquent”, Juvenile Delinquents Act, Costs of Maintaining Offenders, Case Management Team, Classification Officer, Parole Board

    Coded by Kate Garrett