([London] Times) Muslim extremists at top-security jail are spreading fear among inmates and staff

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Muslim prisoners are bullying inmates to convert to Islam at a top-security jail, provoking fear of a campaign to radicalise prisoners.

Extremist Muslim inmates at Whitemoor prison use “runners” to attack or threaten other inmates while they keep their distance. Muslim prisoners are the most prominent group within the jail and the influence of some of the “big players” is spreading fear among other inmates and staff, according to a report commissioned by the Home Office.....

The number of Muslims within the 450-strong population of the jail in Cambridgeshire had led to efforts by other inmates to boost attendance at Catholic masses as a counterbalance to the influence of Islam.

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Posted June 9, 2012 at 6:04 pm [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]

1. Cennydd13 wrote:

The solution?  DEPORT THEM post haste!

June 9, 10:06 pm | [comment link]
2. bettcee wrote:

Isolate them from other prisoners and from visitors, if their belief is that they must hate and terrorize let them hate and terrorize each other.

June 10, 4:49 pm | [comment link]
3. fvanzant wrote:

It won’t be too many years pass before the Queen will have to wear a burka in public.

June 11, 1:49 pm | [comment link]
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