Minors Behind Bars in Italy: Juvenile Detention Feels Like Prison

In Italy, there are more than 200 ordinary prisons, detaining some 50,000 adults, while the 16 youth detention centers (IPMs) contain fewer than 500 minors. There are grown-up prisons, and then there are youth detention centers. Whereas much talk is made about the former, not much attention is given to the latter.

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