Figures released after a Freedom of Information request show criminals handed life sentences by the courts have been released from prison.That’s thirty-four of them, just in Essex alone.
The list includes people convicted of the most serious offences, including Murder and violent rape.
A spokesman for the Parole Board for England and Wales said the decision to release lifers, who had served their minimum term of imprisonment, was made by experts.Oh, right. ‘Experts’.
Well, that’s OK then, I suppose…