John Hemming MP: Hospital Orders & Public Safety
Editors Note: The forth article in our "Personal Views" series is written by John Hemming MP, the Member of Parliament for Birmingham Yardley. He has kindly agreed to write an article for us that introduces an issue he believes currently is under-reported - Hospital Orders. You can be rest assured it will be something that we follow up. He also has a blog, which can be founds here.
If you would like to add your personal view, you know where to find us.
Read on for John's article.
I am always surprised when people say "Prison does not work". There are clearly people who are a danger to society. Prison in locking them out of general circulation protects society. It is clear, therefore, that in that aspect of protecting society that "Prison Works".