Four new prisons will reduce the lack of space

Kvinnoanstalten i Hinseberg. Arkivbild.
The women's prison in Hinseberg.

Four new prisons and the expansion of existing prisons will reduce the acute shortage of places in the prison system.

The inflow of new inmates into institutions increased by 550 persons in 2021 compared to 2020 and the length of the sentence increased at the same time by an average of 26 days, as previously reported by TT.

The crowding of …