Thursday October 22, 2020

Report is critical of ‘super-prison’

The proposed new ‘superprison’ in north Co Dublin would be vulnerable to attack by criminals, compromising the safety of staff, prisoners and their families, according to a new report.

28th January, 2006

The proposed new ‘superprison’ in north Co Dublin would be vulnerable to attack by criminals, compromising the safety of staff, prisoners and their families, according to a new report.

Local residents opposed to the prison being built near their homes, commissioned British property experts International Property Services to carry out a security risk assessment on the proposed prison.

Its report says a prison on the Thornton Hall site would interfere with already busy...

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