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PERTH: PRISON OFFICER HELD HOSTAGE BY PRISONERS:

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PERTH: PRISON OFFICER HELD HOSTAGE BY PRISONERS: A siege at HM Prison Perth in Scotland ended safely today with the release of the prison officer who had been taken hostage by the prisoners. The dispute had been about surveillance of prisoners' visits with security cameras.

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039-00019166
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ITV News
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PERTH: PRISON OFFICER HELD HOSTAGE BY PRISONERS:
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MovingImage
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ITN
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PERTH: PRISON OFFICER HELD HOSTAGE BY PRISONERS: A siege at HM Prison Perth in Scotland ended safely today with the release of the prison officer who had been taken hostage by the prisoners. The dispute had been about surveillance of prisoners' visits with security cameras.
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crime, law and justice
unrest, conflicts and war
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1992-12-14