Prisons of Leuven, Vorst and Sint-Gillis in lockdown d…

The Leuven Central prison and parts of the Brussels prisons in Vorst and Sint-Gillis have to go into lockdown, due to infections with the corona virus among the detainees. That confirms the prison system. However, many prisoners have already been vaccinated: ‘Eighteen have even received a third shot’. The medical service of the Leuven Central […]

Georgian Penitentiary Service accused Saakashvili of lying

Photo: Sputnik Mikheil Saakashvili is in the prison of the city of Rustavi Saakashvili bought himself a TV in a shop on the territory of the Rustavi prison, officials said. Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili has a TV in his prison cell and sleeps on a mattress. Information about their absence is a lie. On […]

the scheduled execution of a convict despite doubts about his guilt

Six other execution dates were also announced Monday, September 20 in this south central state of the United States. Oklahoma authorities set death sentence for November 18, whose guilt gives rise to such doubts that the state pardon office advised to commute his sentence. Julius Jones, a 41-year-old African American, was sentenced in 2002 to […]

Ecuador pinned by a regional commission for violence in its prisons

After Uganda, Rwanda becomes the second African country to welcome Afghan refugees. The only boarding school for girls in Afghanistan is moving its entire establishment of 250 people to settle in Rwanda, official sources said on Tuesday. The news was first announced through a tweet from Shabana Basij-Rasikh, president and co-founder of the Afghanistan Leadership […]

A ranking of countries by the number of prisoners has been compiled

Photo: Unsplash A ranking of countries by the number of prisoners has been compiled In the city-state in Italy on the territory of the Vatican Rome, which is the seat of the Pope, there is not a single prisoner. Representatives of the Istanbul Academy of Criminal Law analyzed statistics on the number of people behind […]

Two inmates in a Swedish prison took hostages and demanded a helicopter and pizza

According to the sources of the publication, the prisoners are 30-year-old Isak Dewit and 24-year-old Haned Mohamed Abdullahi, who were sentenced to 18 years in prison for murder in 2016 and 2019. Abdullahi awaits deportation after serving his sentence. The police announced a special operation with the involvement of additional resources and special units. A […]