Much has been said recently, by the media, by campaigners, and by the Prime Minister, about how far too many women are locked up, sometimes with babies in prison with them too. In truth, I agree. There are indeed far too many women locked up, especially for minor offences. I also agree that it is heart wrenching to think of a baby in prison, no matter what the circumstances. However, this all comes down to choices, and I’d like to lay out a few.