On the whole, women's facilities tend to busca be cleaner, less busca overcrowded and better maintained than the men's facilities, with bacheka proportionally larger staffs, little violence, and greater work and recreational opportunities.
213 Programa de Educación y Acción en Derechos Humanos, Informe Anual: Situación de los buscando Derechos Humanos en Venezuela, Octobre 1994-Septiembre 1995 (Caracas: provea, 1994.
177 Shaking her head at question after question and finally laughing drily when asked if the prison had a dentist, a medical officer hombre at Catia prison summed up the situation more simply, telling one Human Rights Watch/Americas representative, "Here we're in need of everything." 178.
130 The National Guard, a branch of the military, is charged with the prisons' external control: in other words, with apprehending escaping prisoners.Maintaining telephone contact with family members is not possible for most Venezuelan prisoners." 36 Representatives of Amnesty International noted this phenomenon during a trip to Venezuela in July 1996.On the other hand, women prisoners face particular difficulties in their relationships with their families.53 Human Rights Watch/Americas interview, hombre Judge Ricardo Comenares, Maracaibo, March hombre 11, 1996.While in other facilities prisoners kept their weapons bacheka hidden, in Ciudad Bolívar prisoners walked around with their weapons openly displayed: in their hands or stuck into their waistbands.Como mucho se pagan 25 euros por una sesión de sexo.Ministry of Justice officials acknowledged that this figure is skewed toward administrative staff, busca leaving a dangerous shortage of civilian guards.Prisoner-on-Prisoner Violence and Staff Control Unsurprisingly, casa violence is much less frequent in the women's facilities.248 Work, Education and Other Activities A sizeable minority of incarcerated women are able to work and thus to accrue the benefits of sentence reduction under the "two for one" law. 27 Venezuelan Penal Code, Articles 12 and.
The other most notable facilities in terms of understaffing were the prostibulo mundial prisons of Ciudad Bolívar, which pareja had eight guards on ciegas duty to milanuncios monitor 1,180 prisoners (a prisoner-to-guard ratio of 148 to one Tocorón, which had four prostitución guards on duty to monitor 1,042 prisoners (a prisoner-to-guard.
Ministry of Justice statistics reported some 101 cases of self-inflicted injury for the fifteen-month period between prostitución January 1, 1995, and March 24, 1996.
Members of the National Guard should be barred from all contact with women prisoners.
The Sabaneta annex had one particularly nice brasil block satisfacer of rooms known as " la selectiva " where some fifty women with good conduct records were held.
As a matter of law, military court jurisdiction over prostitución crimes involving mujeres civilian defendants or victims should be abolished, in recognition of the inherent difficulty of securing impartial justice anos in such cases.
Begun in 1994, the course consists of three days' training in topics ranging from "violence and human rights" to the American Convention on Human Rights.He was finally transferred to La Planta after being beaten so badly that he was taken to the hospital.To their credit, officials within the Public Ministry have been significantly more diligent in monitoring and reporting on the poor putas physical condition of many prisons, and have conducted numerous prison inspections.199 In 1995, for example, public defenders made 1,767 prison visits, obviously meeting with only a small minority of detained defendants.18.) 154 See ibid.,.148 The lack of an official voice strongly in favor of militarization exposes the policy for what it is: a stop-gap measure that was instituted as a last resort, and that has remained in place due to the Ministry of Justice's failure to hire and.Given the size of its prison population, Venezuela has relatively few prisons.Particularly in the heavily militarized prisons, the relationship between mujeres the civilian prison administration and the National Guard is often uneasy.Although reform of the judicial system and of the code of criminal procedure is currently under discussion-and will hopefully lead to important improvements-the existing situation is terribly abusive.Provea, Informe Anual, Octubre1995 - Septiembre 1996 (Caracas: Edisil Impresos, 1996.