Violence in prison

PRISONER FOUND NOT GUILTY OF OFFICER ATTACKS

The ex-governor of a high security jail where three prison officers were stabbed by a triple murderer said today he felt “let down, dismayed and humiliated” after a jury cleared the inmate of all charges. Kevan Thakrar, 24, admitted stabbing the members of staff at Frankland Prison, Durham, in March last year with a broken […]

“Sorry” For Officer Assault

(Above Miran and Kevan Thrakar jailed for 42 years in 2008 for three murders) A triple killer who stabbed his prison guards apologised today for wounding three officers in a savage attack outside his cell. However Kevan Thakrar accused prison officers of a “stitch-up” intended to ensure he spent the rest of his life behind […]

Prisoner ‘Disembowelled’ in Frankland Cell

Two inmates have been charged with murdering a convicted child rapist found “disembowelled” in his cell at an English prison. Mitchell Harrison, 23, who had been jailed for the rape of a 13-year-old schoolgirl, was discovered dead in his cell Sunday 2nd October by staff at HM Prison Frankland in Durham, north-east England, Sky News […]