Long-term prisoners are a neglected group within the prison system. Now that prisons are being sold off, they are the ones paying the price.
Tag: Long-term Imprisonment
In recent years, we have employed harsher and longer sentences, particularly for homicide offenders. It remains to be debated whether the desired outcomes of such policies are supported by empirical research.
What happens to people when they are released from prison, after having spent 30 years behind bars? They experience a unique set of mental health symptoms, also known as the Post-Incarceration Syndrome.