Overcrowding in correctional centres has a negative impact on
Overcrowding in correctional centers has a negative impact on:
1. privacy-Overcrowding due to little space in the facilities can cause lack of privacy
2. health : It can increase the prevalence of diseases, particularly infectious and psychiatric disorders.
3. rates of violence- can cause increased levels of crime and violence
4. self-harm and suicide-this can be as a result of feeling unwanted or maybe because of life imprisonment and many other factors..