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Prime Minister David Cameron is escorted by prison governer Stephen Ruddy as he tours HMP Onley in Rugby ahead of a major speech on prison reform (PA)

England and Wales’ lead bishop for prisons has said ‘prisoners should be treated as assets to our society rather than liabilities’

Pope Francis rides in a golf cart as he visits Palmasola prison (AP)

Francis spends final morning in Bolivia visiting notorious jail

‘Lock them up and throw away the key’ is now a staple comment of crime victims (PA)

We should all think, ‘There but for the grace of God go I’, rather more often than we do

Bishop Richard Moth (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

In a lecture the bishop for prisons says children should not suffer for their parent’s crimes

Pope Francis (AP)

Francis addresses 200 Italian prison chaplains in the Vatican