New APL post: Secure video calls to help prisoners maintain family ties https://t.co/cwKq6A1kXu
In response to question @hammersmithandy @CommonsJustice we hear that 14 women and 4 men have been released so far in response to the #COVID19 pandemic in prisons
In reply to @neill_bob we hear that 13 prisoners and 3 members of prison staff have died
New APL post: Measures announced to protect NHS from coronavirus risk in prisons https://t.co/CSO1onojAu
UK prisoners with flu symptoms forced to share cells with those with Covid-19
We have suspended all prison visits in England & Wales for today.
This is while we ensure safe & secure functioning of our prisons while enforcing social distancing.
If you have a visit booked today, please do not attend. Stay home, protect the NHS, save lives.