Category Archives: Correctional Administration

Victoria

Barwon Prison explosives scare triggered by inmate with makeshift device | Herald Sun

A MAN who has strapped an explosive device to his body at Barwon Prison has been isolated in the exercise yard. The 44-year-old inmate, who is allegedly threatening to set himself on fire, is having “issues with his partner” according

Victoria

Barwon Prison explosives scare triggered by inmate with makeshift device | Herald Sun

A MAN who has strapped an explosive device to his body at Barwon Prison has been isolated in the exercise yard. The 44-year-old inmate, who is allegedly threatening to set himself on fire, is having “issues with his partner” according

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VIDEO: Dog Finds 1,000 Cell Phones in California Prison

One California prison is utilizing a dog to sniff out cellphones hidden by prisoners. The dog, Drako, working in Vacaville, has a sensational nose for the phones. His officer, Brian Pyle, showed exactly how Drako worked. Pyle told San Franciscos

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VIDEO: Dog Finds 1,000 Cell Phones in California Prison

One California prison is utilizing a dog to sniff out cellphones hidden by prisoners. The dog, Drako, working in Vacaville, has a sensational nose for the phones. His officer, Brian Pyle, showed exactly how Drako worked. Pyle told San Franciscos

UK

UK: G4S forced to spend £500k changing ALL the locks at prison | Daily Mail Online

Security company G4S were forced to spend almost half a million pounds changing all of the locks at a prison they were contracted to run – after blundering guards lost the keys. The firm has to replace every lock and

UK

UK: G4S forced to spend £500k changing ALL the locks at prison | Daily Mail Online

Security company G4S were forced to spend almost half a million pounds changing all of the locks at a prison they were contracted to run – after blundering guards lost the keys. The firm has to replace every lock and

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Police bust alleged drug ring operating out of Canberra jail | Canberra Times

Bikies, convicted criminals, and a Sydney-based Chinese drug cook codenamed “the chemist” have allegedly been caught running a sophisticated supply racket in the ACTs prison. MORE…. via Police bust alleged drug ring operating out of Canberra jail.

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Police bust alleged drug ring operating out of Canberra jail | Canberra Times

Bikies, convicted criminals, and a Sydney-based Chinese drug cook codenamed “the chemist” have allegedly been caught running a sophisticated supply racket in the ACTs prison. MORE…. via Police bust alleged drug ring operating out of Canberra jail.

uk

UK: Female prison officer had sex with inmate at HMP Featherstone | Daily Mail Online

A besotted female prison officer struck up a sexual relationship with an inmate and smuggled drugs, booze and mobile phones into jail after falling in love with him, a court heard. MORE…. via Female prison officer had sex with inmate

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UK: Female prison officer had sex with inmate at HMP Featherstone | Daily Mail Online

A besotted female prison officer struck up a sexual relationship with an inmate and smuggled drugs, booze and mobile phones into jail after falling in love with him, a court heard. MORE…. via Female prison officer had sex with inmate

usa

USA: Razor Blades, Vodka, Heroin Easy to Smuggle Into Rikers: Probe | NBC New York

Contraband is so easy to get inside Rikers Island that just about any inmate with money can get their hands on drugs or weapons, a city Department of Investigation probe revealed. MORE…. via Razor Blades, Vodka, Heroin Easy to Smuggle

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USA: Razor Blades, Vodka, Heroin Easy to Smuggle Into Rikers: Probe | NBC New York

Contraband is so easy to get inside Rikers Island that just about any inmate with money can get their hands on drugs or weapons, a city Department of Investigation probe revealed. MORE…. via Razor Blades, Vodka, Heroin Easy to Smuggle

wa

Aboriginal deaths in custody must end | The Australian (Paywall)

Western Australia has the highest Aboriginal imprisonment rate in the country; Aboriginal people are about 21 times more likely to be imprisoned, with about one in 20 Aboriginal men in jail. The rundown prisons in the Kimberley, Roebourne, Bunbury, Albany

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Aboriginal deaths in custody must end | The Australian (Paywall)

Western Australia has the highest Aboriginal imprisonment rate in the country; Aboriginal people are about 21 times more likely to be imprisoned, with about one in 20 Aboriginal men in jail. The rundown prisons in the Kimberley, Roebourne, Bunbury, Albany