Ramallah, Nov 26 (Prensa Latina) Former symbol of the Palestinian resistance, Israa Jaabis, on Sunday strongly condemned, after her release, that she and other prisoners were mistreated and beaten in Israeli prisons.
Abuja, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) More than 4,000 Nigerians convicted of petty crimes are enjoying on Monday an unexpected freedom decided by the Government this weekend for reasons of space rather than for clemency.
Port-au-Prince, Sep 6 (Prensa Latina) The Collective of Lawyers Defenders of Human Rights on Wednesday condemned the precarious conditions in Jacmel prison, southeast of the Haitian capital, described as deplorable and dehumanizing.
Quito, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) The director of the National Service of Integral Attention to Adults Deprived of Liberty and Adolescent Offenders (SNAI), Guillermo Rodríguez, resigned in the midst of the existing prison and security crisis in Ecuador.
Santiago de Chile, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) As many as 729 inmate-made weapons, 321 cell phones and 2.7 kgs of drugs were seized by the Chilean gendarmerie (GENCHI) in a new raid conducted in the country's 30 prisons as part of the National Prison Security Plan against Organized Crime.
Tegucigalpa, Jul 11 (Prensa Latina) Operation Faith and Hope, promoted by the Honduran Government to regain the governance of the country's prisons, resulted in a seizure of more than eight million dollars on Tuesday.
Tegucigalpa, May 30 (Prensa Latina) The "Penitentiary Refoundation" operation launched by the government of President Xiomara Castro made important findings in one of the country's prisons, an official source reported.
Ramallah, Mar 5 (Prensa Latina) A protest launched by Palestinian inmates in Israeli jails continues for the twentieth day against the Penitentiary Service (IPS) in rejection of punitive measures adopted against them.