prisons

Sudanese courts rob the poor

Ayin in Khartoum

Punitive fines are used to raise revenues, and women are the biggest target


Zambian opposition leaders detained in 'filthy, unimaginable' conditions

Simon Allison

“Any detainee will attest to the fact that the conditions are quite deplorable”


Prison overcrowding: No more band-aid solutions

Ariane Nevin

Government needs to move towards a new conception of crime prevention and rehabilitation.


Mental shift: Yoga makes its way behind the walls of South African prisons

Laura Lopez Gonzalez

It's World Yoga Day. Mindfulness has seen a resurgence in popularity and is slowly making its way behind the walls of prisons in South Africa.


​The NPA’s annual report figures show a troubled criminal justice system

Phillip de Wet

Conviction rates are high, but backlogs are mounting and key crime cases are languishing.