Examines the diversity of prisons and prison systems throughout the world, allowing readers to better understand this integral part of the criminal justice system.Currently the Israel Prison Service operates under the Ministry of Public Security. In mid-2004 the countrya#39;s 24 penal institutions held 13, 603 prisoners, a rate of 209 per 100, 000 of the national population. ... It became so well known that later prisons built in Sienna and Pitoia were informally referred to as Le Stinche as well.
|Title||:||Prisons and Prison Systems|
|Author||:||Mitchel P. Roth|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2006|