abscond

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escape

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to break loose and leave suddenly, as from confinement or from a difficult or threatening situation

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1) Go to any Tasheel Centre and get the electronic abscond application form.
Defending the new Tpim regime, Mrs May said: "In six years of control orders, there were seven absconds and of those seven cases, six were never apprehended.
Three of the four absconds at HMP Sudbury over the weekend of Saturday 18 June have now been recaptured," she said.
Over 96% of prisoners who do abscond are re-captured and returned to custody.
Jason Goss, convicted of death by dangerous driving, has became the latest prisoner to abscond from an open jail in Monmouthshire.
Shadow home secretary David Davis said: "A leaked Home Office memo shows John Reid knew about the risk of absconds due to his policy of transferring dangerous offenders to open prisons.
The Liberal Democrats said the "unacceptable" series of absconds appeared to be the direct result of overcrowding in prisons.
When a British industrialist is professionally murdered amid an international oil crisis, his wife absconds, and a malicious pattern begins to unfold.
This massive number of absconds is unacceptable and shows that the Government have been consistently failing in their duty to protect the public," said Mr Davis.
When the worker absconds and gets hired by a third party, then that represents a major loss for the sponsor.
However, there are no clauses that cover the rights of employers if the housemaid absconds.
Following the actions of this Scottish government to tighten the criteria for admission to the open estate, absconds from the open estate are now at a record low level - 16 in 2008/09, compared to 79 in 2006/07 and 98 in 1996/97.
In answer to these questions the Prison Service provided links to websites which contained some information about the regime at Kirklevington and the number of absconds in recent years.
On its website, the Prison Service says: "All absconds are reported immediately to the police who will take steps to apprehend the prisoner.