It solves the idea of lack of prison places without letting criminals off with the easy options.
Why should criminals be incarcerated in prisons in this country.
We could buy land in Africa and put the offenders there.
Any criminal, who commits three prisonable offences within a two year period, not including the time they have spent in prison, will be sent there.
The cost of the airfare will be compensated by the cheaper cost of incarceration.