It was explained that for security reasons the measure will be adopted.
The General Directorate of the Penitentiary System (DGSP) informs that persons deprived of liberty they have rights and obligations at the same time, among which is good behavior in a prison facility so that there is a peaceful coexistence within the prison
For his part, the director of a penitentiary, as responsible for the efficient and harmonious operation of the institution, must act in accordance with the regime established in Executive Decree 393 of July 25, 2003 that regulates the Penitentiary System, therefore, take the pertinent actions to maintain said order.
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After the corresponding analyzes, in a collegiate manner, the management of the Chitré penitentiary raised the situation to the General Directorate of the Penitentiary System and it is considered that the measure to be adopted is the transfer of persons deprived of liberty to other centers, since by law the director of the center has the power to do so, for security reasons.
We understand the concern of family members; however, we must emphasize that The measures adopted are aimed at safeguarding the security and integrity of the prison population in general, including those deprived of liberty who will be transferred and preserving an environment conducive to continuing to promote resocialization programs.