Nobody doubted it; but, Compeyson, who had meant to depose to it, was tumbling on the tides, dead, and it happened that there was not at that time any prison officer
in London who could give the required evidence.
In addition to this, they are every moment liable to be visited by the prison officers
appointed for that purpose.
When the foremost billows rolled past, bearing the prison officers
with them, and threatening them all with instant death if any secret nook remained undisclosed, Defarge laid his strong hand on the breast of one of these men--a man with a grey head, who had a lighted torch in his hand-- separated him from the rest, and got him between himself and the wall.
Commissioner of Prisons, Gerard Wilson, says he is awaiting the outcome of a police investigation before linking Sunday's shooting incident at a home of a prison officer
to the recent threat posted on social media calling for the killing of 'any two (prison) officers'.
A PRISON officer
who was attacked while trying to stop a man breaking INTO jail had to be taken to hospital.
A Tory MP has called for an end to the use of private companies in the prison service, after raising the issue of prison officer
safety with a minister.
The ECHO has been told that a long standing member of staff was dismissed yesterday after an investigation concluded into an incident between the prison officer
and an inmate.
Mark Fairhurst, national chair of the Prison Officer
Association told the ECHOthat today's walk-out would last until management were able to offer assurances to staff about violence.
Chairman Chris Marr, a retired prison officer
, admitted the club owed creditors, including Edinburgh City Council and brewers Tennent Caledonian.
A PRISON officer
has been suspended amid allegations an inmate was assaulted at HMP Berwyn.
"An allegation of a prison officer
bringing in a phone and selling it is a serious offence."