Definition of 'prison governor'
Example sentences containing 'prison governor'
Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Prisons We Deserve (1994) The Prisons We Deserve (1994)
In the course of the nineteenth century it became increasingly common for retired officers from the armed services to be appointed as prison governors.The Prisons We Deserve (1994) Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2014)
Prison governors, penal reformers and lawyers have been critical of the number of rioters and looters being sent to already overcrowded jails.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He was determined to prove wrong the prison governors who, he says, sneered he could not last a year on the streets.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Activities in jails, including education, physical education and offender management classes had to be cancelled as prison governors and administrative staff ran a skeleton service for prisoners.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Definition of prison governor from the Collins English Dictionary