Phenomenon of Violence Behind the Prison Walls
PhDr. Alena Marešová, Ph.D., Faculty of Security and Law PA in Prague, Czech Republic, Department of criminology

As a problem of contemporary society demanding immediate solution there has not been presented only violence against adults but also so called domestic violence, partnership violence, violence on children and elderly, violence at workplaces and more often in cyberspace, etc. Presented article deals with another less investigated and discussed phenomenon which is violence among fellow prisoners in male and female prisons during their incarceration.
Keywords: violence, imprisoned persons, sentenced males, sentenced females.