Rooftop protest at Oakwood

A rooftop protest has been held at the heavily criticised HMP Oakwood near Wolverhampton - for the second time in a matter of weeks.

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Investigation underway after rooftop prison protest

An investigation is underway after a rooftop protest at a prison in South Staffordshire.

Earlier today, six men scaled the walls at HMP Oakwood near Wolverhampton and set up camp.

"We can confirm that an incident involving six prisoners at HMP Oakwood has now come to an end.

”We are carrying out an investigation into what happened so it would not be appropriate to comment further at this stage.”

– Spokesman for G4S

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