Wikipedia:WikiProject Correction and Detention Facilities

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WikiProject Correction and Detention Facilities
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CategoriesWikiProject Correction and Detention Facilities, Prisons
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"The degree of civilization in a society can be judged by entering its prisons." -- Fyodor Dostoevsky


  • Create and improve articles for individual jails, prisons, and detention facilities.
  • Create and improve articles dealing with the treatment of prisoners.
  • Create and improve articles about such facilities' effects on prisoner recidivism.



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The assessment template can now be found at Template:WikiProject Correction and Detention Facilities. By typing {{WikiProject Correction and Detention Facilities}} on the talk page you get:

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The template to use in article space for prisons is Template:Infobox prison.