OFFICERS AND SERGEANTS IN PRISON STAFF WILL BE ALLOWED TO USE WEAPONS ...

Politics | February 1, 2002, Friday // 00:00| Views: | Comments: 0

Officers and sergeants in prison staff will be allowed to use weapons to prevent escapes, protect themselves, amendments to the Punishment Execution Act passed at first reading Jan.31 envisage. Weapons can be used against pregnant women only in case of an armed attack. The amendments are also expected to reduce the large number of people held together, which is one of the most acute problems in Bulgarian prisons

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