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Extremist prisoners ‘to be held in separate units’

August 22nd, 2016

Episode 1148 of 1273 episodes

Violent extremist prisoners are to be held in separate special units inside jails under government plans to stop other inmates being radicalised. "There are a small number of individuals, very subversive individuals, who do need to be held in separate units," said Justice Secretary Liz Truss. (Image: Prison. Credit: PA)