The Commission on Sex in Prison’s report that is final posted today (Tuesday 17 March), features records from previous prisoners speaking the very first time about their experiences of intercourse behind pubs.
Sex in jail: Experiences of previous prisoners may be the 5th and final briefing paper posted because of the Commission, that was founded by the Howard League for Penal Reform and includes eminent academics, previous jail governors and wellness specialists.
Tips through the Commission’s two-year inquiry is going to be presented today (Tuesday 17 March) at a meeting in London.
The Commission desired authorization to interview prisoners that are current their experiences of intercourse in jail, but this method had been blocked by the Ministry of Justice.
Nevertheless, Dr Alisa Stevens, Lecturer in Criminology during the University of Southampton, surely could interview 26 previous prisoners during summer time of 2014 – 24 guys as well as 2 women.
Her report concludes that a nationwide study of both the serving prison populace and previous prisoners, completely supported by but in addition to the nationwide Offender Management provider (NOMS), is “urgently needed” to know better the scale of consensual and coercive intercourse in jail. Continue reading Previous prisoners share their experiences of intercourse in jail