11 Loading... Follow Share Share with the world Promote A weekend in jail for would-be convicts by 8-BIT BOBBY Jan 8, 2021 3 Comments 3 Links #community, #crime, #jail, #justice, #law, #safety, Just a taste of the old “short sharp shock” Which works. Help this idea by adding useful links or joining the discussion Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Add a Link to your Comment Product YesNo product pages where people can buy online Cause YesNo good causes, charities, educational projects Investment YesNo crowdfunding projects or investment pages Requires approval Name * Email * 3 Comments Seal Dwidakiss on January 8, 2021 at 1:15 pm Idea: A weekend in jail for would-be convictsLink: https://www.youtube.com/watch?... Sounds like 1 day would be enough for most of us. Full Day in Prison | A Day in The Life Cleo Flatular on January 8, 2021 at 1:03 pm Idea: A weekend in jail for would-be convictsLink: https://labourlist.org/2019/08... “If the government were serious about tackling prison overcrowding and allowing prisons to focus on rehabilitation, it would put an end to ineffective super-short sentences of six months or less for those serving non-violent and non-sexual offences.” Let’s invest in alternatives to prison that actually reduce reoffending – LabourList After a decade of Tory failures in our criminal justice system, driven by deep austerity, Boris Johnson this week announced 10,000 new prison places at… MeterMan on January 8, 2021 at 1:00 pm Idea: A weekend in jail for would-be convictsLink: https://www.bbc.com/future/art... Got to be said, if you have a 100 year sentence, there is no reason to reform and become law abiding. I day though? not so sure. The myth behind long prison sentences Does spending ‘100 years’ behind bars actually help deter crime? BBC Future explores the impact of long prison sentences, and looks at how Norway is taking an opposite approach.