Latest prisoners News

Secure Units opened at Capricornia Correctional Centre
Officers injured, Lotus Glen Correctional Centre
Grant bail for non-violent offences to help prevent COVID-19 prison outbreak
Aboriginal Victorians now 16 times more likely to be imprisoned than general population
Personal visits to SEQ prisons suspended
NACCHO message for World Hepatitis Day ‘Keep Hepatitis treatments on and stay connected with your local Aboriginal
Records broken at Australian-first drug treatment prison
Liberals’ mismanagement of prison system continues to hurt workers
Corrective Services dogs trained to keep North Queensland prisons safe
Disturbance, Townsville Correctional Complex
Public input sought on Bill to monitor parolees
Positive COVID-19 case at Metropolitan Remand Centre highlights urgent need to release low-risk prisoners
WA’s first drug treatment prison for men one step closer to opening
Officers awarded Australians Corrections Medal
WA’s prison capacity expanded with 512 new beds coming online
Personal visits to prisons begin from 10 July
NZ police statement after IPCA report
Drug and contraband search operation targets prison visitors
Applications are open: join our team as part of new Case Management Unit
70th anniversary of beginning of Korean War
Government makes shambles of prisoner voting law
Green Party seek amendment to ensure all prisoners can vote
Townsville Correctional Complex review released
Officers assaulted, Townsville Correctional Centre
Prisoner absconded from Townsville Correctional Centre
Jail Guitar Doors launches Australia
First month of new technology initiatives a measure of success
Closing Gap in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander male health
Officers assaulted and disturbance at Townsville Correctional Centre
Victoria needs new bail laws to end over-imprisonment of First Nations people
Officer assaulted at Woodford Correctional Centre 15 June
Behind prison walls, tomorrow is like yesterday
Prison social visits set to resume within weeks
Reporting near Queensland prisons
Officers injured at Borallon Training and Correctional Centre
Disturbance at Borallon Training and Correctional Centre
QCS launch prisoner voicemail system to increase connections
Where’s proof, Kelvin?
New paws on beat in fight against contraband in prisons
Withdrawal of US troops could spell disaster for Afghanistan
Calls for NSW government to retain program helping keep people with cognitive disability out of prison
New ‘Super Max’ unit at Casuarina for disruptive prisoners
Male escapes Police custody in Papakura
Davis delivers more broken promises
New online initiative to support people with intellectual disabilities in criminal justice system
Prisoners help more children with disability with Smart Pups
COVID-19 -versus- Human Rights
Keeping inmates and families connected