Prison Studies

Prison Studies is an online resource created by the Institute for Criminal Policy Research (ICPR) at Birkbeck, University of London. The website provides information and data about prisons and the criminal justice system in countries around the world, including statistics on prison populations, conditions, and policies. The goal of Prison Studies is to promote informed discussion and policy reform on issues related to mass incarceration and criminal justice by providing reliable, comparative data and analysis. The website offers a wealth of resources, including research reports, news updates, and interactive data visualizations, and is frequently used by journalists, academics, and policymakers.

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