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# prison phones

Last year
2022
# prison cells
Cell phones: €1.1m spent installing telephones in every cell at four prisons
Inmates in Mountjoy and Arbour Hill will have to wait until 2023 before telephones are installed in their cells.
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# prison phones
Mobile phone seizures in St Patrick's Institution double in 3 years
The juvenile detention centre has had more illegal mobile phones seized so far this year than any other prison.