prison overcrowding

"I've never been aware of five deaths in a short period of time."
The federal prison service opted for a quick fix — overlooking long-term needs — when expanding penitentiaries to house a
OTTAWA - Highlights of auditor general Michael Ferguson's spring report to Parliament.
New figures show the number of visible minorities in Canadian prisons has increased by 75 per cent in the past decade, while
CALGARY — Stephen Harper’s Conservative party’s policies are being attacked by an unlikely foe this weekend: corrections
REGINA - The Opposition NDP is trying to lock down an answer from the Saskatchewan government on jail overcrowding. Government
Canada’s prison population has reached an all-time high , with more inmates sharing cells designed for one, a situation that
The use of tear gas, pepper spray, guns and physical restraint is on the rise in Canada’s prisons to defuse violence — an