Hell. Handcart. Truly shocking!
Mr. Straw: For the year to date 2008-09 the following unaudited balances are available for the value of property lost or stolen within HM Prison Service, where the majority of cases arise, totalling £190,396. This comprises:I mean really! Who would have thought it!?
- Losses of stores: 863 instances; £98,357;
- Loss of personal property for which compensation was paid to prisoners, staff or third parties: 1,598 instances; £92,038.
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