Screwed by Ronnie Thompson
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By Ronnie Thompson


The Truth About Life as a Prison Officer

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Screwed by Ronnie Thompson

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'My name is Ronnie Thompson. Being a prison officer was something I used to be proud of. I soon realised the truth of what its like working as a screw, though.It's afucking headache. Corruption, danger, violence. Welcome to my world.' Ronnie Thompson was just an ordinary guy. That is, until hebecame a prison officer. By the time he started work at HMP Romwell, he realised he was actually a nurse, a copper, a probation officer, a carer, a councillor, a social worker and, of course, an incarcerator all in one. Oh, and a punch bag for the cons and bosses. In SCREWED, Ronnie tells it like it is. Hereveals what really goes on behind bars-the times when force is necessary and used, and when it is unnecessary but still used.He exposes the underworld of bent screws, the drugs they traffic, the firms they work for and what they get paid for their sins.He shows how it is left down to a small group of officers to control an over-flowing prison, keep an eye out for corrupt govenors, and dodge the deluded human rights campaigners. Ultimately, he shows us that being a good screw doesnt always mean sticking to the rules...

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780755316663
ISBN-10: 0755316665
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 138mm x 25mm)
Pages: 384
Imprint: Headline Review
Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
Publish Date: 24-Jul-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Ronnie Thompson

Ronnie Thompson is an ex-prison officer. He saw more corruption and violence in his years in the service than most people see in a lifetime. Ronnie lives with his partner and their two children.

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