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Antigua and Barbuda: government plans to move mentally ill prisoners out of national prison

Following a court order mandating that Public Safety Minister Sir Steadroy Benjamin find a suitable place to detain murder-accused schizophrenic Ziggy Beazer, Cabinet yesterday announced that a refurbished facility in Crabbs would serve as this temporary space.

Source: Antigua Observer (19/04/2024)