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WikiProject Correction and Detention Facilities
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CategoriesWikiProject Correction and Detention Facilities, Prisons
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"The degree of civilization in a society can be judged by entering its prisons." -- Fyodor Dostoevsky


  • Create and improve articles for individual jails, prisons, and detention facilities.
  • Create and improve articles dealing with the treatment of prisoners.
  • Create and improve articles about such facilities' effects on prisoner recidivism.



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WikiProject Correction and Detention Facilities (Rated Project-class)
This page is within the scope of WikiProject Correction and Detention Facilities, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of prisons and penology on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
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The template to use in article space for prisons is Template:Infobox prison.

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