Dating in prison
But in the spring of 2006, Justin came back into my life with a phone call from my mother.
This time, he’d really screwed up, my mom told me; he’d been arrested as an accomplice in a double murder.
I was ambitious, and my sights were set on anywhere but Delaware. Maybe when got his act together, I told myself, we could finally have a real relationship. Bureau of Justice, in 2009 more than 2.3 million people were incarcerated and 90% will be released one day.Recidivism is greatly reduced when an ex-offender has support from family or friends, to return to after incarceration.Alex Cavendish, Social Anthropologist and former prison inmate, says; “In theory, a percentage of all outgoing letters are randomly checked by the censor's department in each prison (usually 10%).However, if the inmate has been convicted of domestic violence, a sexual offence or stalking/harassment, then all letters are supposed to be read.”Although there are no official figures recorded on the number of letters sent, according to The Office for National Statistics, a report released only this year on population in UK prisons compares 81,881 men compared to 3,882 women currently residing in jail.