Seven assaults were recorded every week at Glen Parva young adults’ prison last year according to the Howard League for Penal Reform.
Ministry of Justice statistics show there were 392 assaults during 2012. Only four other prisons in England and Wales recorded more.
More top news
Rose Humphries believes that drug laws in the UK need to be urgently reformed and that the solution is decriminalisation.
Mainly clear and cold inland tonight, sunny spells tomorrow.
Clear and dry overnight with frost and ice.