Nick Hardwick

Holding Pregnant Immigrants In UK Detention Centre 'An Affront To Our Values'

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK

Dozens of pregnant women have been held at a controversial immigration centre, some of whom for more than a year, as the government fails to recognise...

Netherlands Close Prisons Because Of Lack Of Criminals

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK

As prison populations surge in the UK, with overcrowded cells and repeat offenders, the opposite is happening in the Netherlands. The country is ac...

Why Are There More Muslim Men In Youth Jails

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

The proportion of young Muslim men in youth jails in England and Wales rose by more than a quarter last year, figures showed on Friday. One in five...

G4S 'Used Force On Pregnant Woman'

PA | Posted 23.10.2012 | UK

A pregnant woman in a wheelchair was tipped up and had her feet held by staff from the firm behind the Olympics security shambles as she was forcibly ...

Prisoners 'Develop Drug Problems In Jail'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK

One in eight prisoners developed a drug problem after being locked up in jail, inspectors said on Tuesday. A poll of a quarter of all inmates at Du...