Current Topics of the Prison System
PhDr. JUDr. Jana Firstová, Ph.D., Faculty PA security legislation of the Czech Republic in Prague, Department of Criminology
prof. PhDr. Pavel Mühlpachr, Ph.D., Comenius University in Bratislava, Faculty of Education
PhDr. Jan Sochůrek, Ph.D., Academy Prison Service Czech Republic

This article summarizes the current topics of the contemporary prison system. These topics were discussed at an international scientific conference “Current Issues of the Prison System”. These are such issues as the possibility of re-socialization activities in prisons, relapse prevention, effective models of treatment of the convicts or the topics of post-penitentiary care.
Key words: Convict, penitentiary care, penology, social reintegration, sentence, prison system.