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# prison system

Last month
May 2024
Govt may reopen Curragh Camp Prison after 20 years as sources warn of overcrowding risks
There are plans also to remove Irish Army soldiers from protection duty at the high security Midlands Prison.
Last year
'Regress': Ireland's two women’s prisons 'consistently the most overcrowded', report finds
All time
Irish prisons need to have a better plan for released inmates
Nine murders committed by people released on bail
Here's how 7,500 people went to jail for not paying fines in 2012
Shatter defends early prisoner release scheme
Prison officers: 'Prison service seems to ignore gang problem'