Guards call off strike as Chile’s prison system teeters on the brink

SANTIAGO – Gendarmería de Chile, the specialized division responsible for guarding the country’s prisons, threatened but eventually called off a national strike in response to the horrifying conditions of the prison system. Moreover, the functionaries wanted to establish a dialogue about Sergeant Palma, imprisoned for alleged involvement of abuse of … Continue reading Guards call off strike as Chile’s prison system teeters on the brink