France: "every time, we had to start over"
Sharing the burden of incarceration
< image © Valentin Lombardi.
Franck was incarcerated twice. He spent a few months in pre-trial detention in Fresnes before being let out on electronic monitoring. He was reincarcerated in Fleury-Mérogis following his conviction. Married with two children, today aged 18 and 20, he shares with Prison Insider how he experienced his two stints in prison, the impact they had on his wife and children, and the importance of communication in preserving family ties.