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Serco criticised over Doncaster Prison

A privately-run prison, HMP Doncaster, has been heavily criticised for locking up inmates in cells without electricity or running water for more than two days. The prison, which is run by security giant Serco, is the latest jail to be slammed by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Prisons (HMIP) after inspectors found its “performance was in […]

Prisoner ‘Murdered’ At HM Prison Lindholme

Two inmates have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a prisoner was found dead at a jail. Staff at HMP Lindholme, Doncaster, called in South Yorkshire Police at 3.50pm yesterday following the death of a 22-year-old man. A police spokesman said: “A 23-year-old man and a 26-year-old man, both inmates, have been arrested and […]