Inmates get themselves locked up to sell drugs

This is from Britain but it reminded me of the quip from Ron Paul who once asked “How is the government going to win the “war on drugs” if the government can’t even keep drugs out of its own prisons?”

(From The Times of London)

Prisoners are deliberately getting themselves recalled to jail to smuggle drugs and other contraband to inmates, a watchdog report has warned.

Inmates about to be freed are “manipulated” by gangs on jail wings into committing minor breaches of the terms of their release to be returned to prison for short periods.

They then come back with small amounts of drugs, particularly so-called legal highs, which can be sold at a huge profit to prisoners.

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