Category Archives: Correctional Administration

New South Wales

NSW Monaro prison officers happy prisoners soon to butt out | ABC News

The Public Service Union says its members at the Cooma jail in the New South Wales south east are buoyed by the State Governments plan to implement a smoking ban from next year. MORE…. via NSW Monaro officers happy prisoners

New South Wales

NSW Monaro prison officers happy prisoners soon to butt out | ABC News

The Public Service Union says its members at the Cooma jail in the New South Wales south east are buoyed by the State Governments plan to implement a smoking ban from next year. MORE…. via NSW Monaro officers happy prisoners

South Australia

Eight inmates barricade themselves inside Yatala Labour Prison in a protest against moving to Holden Hill police cells | The Advertiser

Eight inmates barricaded themselves inside a Yatala Labour Prison holding room on Thursday evening as part of a protest against moving to Holden Hill police cells. MORE…. via Eight inmates barricade themselves inside Yatala Labour Prison in a protest against

South Australia

Eight inmates barricade themselves inside Yatala Labour Prison in a protest against moving to Holden Hill police cells | The Advertiser

Eight inmates barricaded themselves inside a Yatala Labour Prison holding room on Thursday evening as part of a protest against moving to Holden Hill police cells. MORE…. via Eight inmates barricade themselves inside Yatala Labour Prison in a protest against

Queensland

Suspended Arthur Gorrie ‘whistleblower’ prison officer’s case to go to Fair Work Australia | Brisbane Times

Lawyers for a Queensland prison officer, who was suspended after she spoke out about safety issues at the Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre at Wacol, will take their case to Fair Work Australia on Thursday. MORE…. via Suspended prison officers case

Queensland

Suspended Arthur Gorrie ‘whistleblower’ prison officer’s case to go to Fair Work Australia | Brisbane Times

Lawyers for a Queensland prison officer, who was suspended after she spoke out about safety issues at the Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre at Wacol, will take their case to Fair Work Australia on Thursday. MORE…. via Suspended prison officers case

Victoria

VIDEO: Inside Metropolitan Remand Centre expansion unit | 7 News

FIRST ON 7: As the pressure on Victorias prison system continues to build the state Government has unveiled its newest high-security facility. Michael Felgate reports. via Pressure on Victorias prisons.

Victoria

VIDEO: Inside Metropolitan Remand Centre expansion unit | 7 News

FIRST ON 7: As the pressure on Victorias prison system continues to build the state Government has unveiled its newest high-security facility. Michael Felgate reports. via Pressure on Victorias prisons.

Victoria

(16/8/2014) Parole gets tougher as Victoria’s prison population rises

The Adult Parole Board – if the critics are right – is staffed by kaftan-wearing loonbags who, given the chance, would free Charles Manson so he could work on a school crossing. The Board has copped a belting recently –

Victoria

(16/8/2014) Parole gets tougher as Victoria’s prison population rises

The Adult Parole Board – if the critics are right – is staffed by kaftan-wearing loonbags who, given the chance, would free Charles Manson so he could work on a school crossing. The Board has copped a belting recently –

Queensland

Queensland’s booming prison population puts officers at risk: union | Brisbane Times

A booming jail population has put Queensland prison officers in harms way as tensions behind the bars continue to rise, a union has warned. Government data shows Queenslands prison population has grown 13.43 per cent in the past year, from

Queensland

Queensland’s booming prison population puts officers at risk: union | Brisbane Times

A booming jail population has put Queensland prison officers in harms way as tensions behind the bars continue to rise, a union has warned. Government data shows Queenslands prison population has grown 13.43 per cent in the past year, from

Victoria

High-tech jail unit opens at Metropolitan Remand Centre | Wyndham Star Weekly

Prisoners will soon move in to a new 100-bed unit at the Metropolitan Remand Centre in Truganina. The Billingham unit – part of the first stage of a $65 million expansion and upgrade of the maximum security remand centre –

Victoria

High-tech jail unit opens at Metropolitan Remand Centre | Wyndham Star Weekly

Prisoners will soon move in to a new 100-bed unit at the Metropolitan Remand Centre in Truganina. The Billingham unit – part of the first stage of a $65 million expansion and upgrade of the maximum security remand centre –

Victoria

Metropolitan Remand Centre completion | Godek International

Metropolitan Remand Centre completion We are pleased to announce that we have successfully completed Buildings 54 and 55 at the Metropolitan Remand Centre, Truganina, Victoria.  The project was completed to program and with no defects.  Well done to Branko and

Victoria

Metropolitan Remand Centre completion | Godek International

Metropolitan Remand Centre completion We are pleased to announce that we have successfully completed Buildings 54 and 55 at the Metropolitan Remand Centre, Truganina, Victoria.  The project was completed to program and with no defects.  Well done to Branko and

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17th International Corrections and Prisons Association ICPA Annual Conference 2015 | Corrections, Prisons & Parole Victoria

Corrections Victoria will host the 17th International Corrections and Prisons Association ICPA Annual Conference 2015 in Melbourne, Australia from 25-30 October 2015. The theme for the conference is Managing Risk in Contemporary Correctional Systems. Conference delegates will enjoy the opportunity

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17th International Corrections and Prisons Association ICPA Annual Conference 2015 | Corrections, Prisons & Parole Victoria

Corrections Victoria will host the 17th International Corrections and Prisons Association ICPA Annual Conference 2015 in Melbourne, Australia from 25-30 October 2015. The theme for the conference is Managing Risk in Contemporary Correctional Systems. Conference delegates will enjoy the opportunity

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Alexander Maconochie Centre prisoners wait for decision on smoking ban | Canberra Times

The ACT government is continuing work on stopping smoking by prisoners in the Alexander Maconochie Centre but no ban is imminent. Moves by the New South Wales government to force prisoners to quit bring that state into line with Queensland and

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Alexander Maconochie Centre prisoners wait for decision on smoking ban | Canberra Times

The ACT government is continuing work on stopping smoking by prisoners in the Alexander Maconochie Centre but no ban is imminent. Moves by the New South Wales government to force prisoners to quit bring that state into line with Queensland and

New South Wales

NSW to follow Queensland and NT in outlawing smoking in prisons | The Guardian

Attorney general admits cigarette ban will not be easy for prisoners as 80% smoke, but it will improve their health. MORE…. via NSW to follow Queensland and NT in outlawing smoking in prisons | World news | theguardian.com.

New South Wales

NSW to follow Queensland and NT in outlawing smoking in prisons | The Guardian

Attorney general admits cigarette ban will not be easy for prisoners as 80% smoke, but it will improve their health. MORE…. via NSW to follow Queensland and NT in outlawing smoking in prisons | World news | theguardian.com.

Queensland

(13/8/2014) Qld prison officer suspended after airing safety concerns | Brisbane Times

A prison officer at Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre has been stood down after she publicly raised concerns about resources and over-crowding at the Wacol prison. via Prison officer suspended after airing safety concerns.

Queensland

(13/8/2014) Qld prison officer suspended after airing safety concerns | Brisbane Times

A prison officer at Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre has been stood down after she publicly raised concerns about resources and over-crowding at the Wacol prison. via Prison officer suspended after airing safety concerns.

Queensland

Queensland prisoners caught after days on the run | Brisbane Times

Two escapees from a far north Queensland prison farm have been found after four days on the run.Nawie Asera, 19, and Elijah Tapim, 20, fled from the low-security farm at the Lotus Glen Correctional Centre, west of Cairns, early on

Queensland

Queensland prisoners caught after days on the run | Brisbane Times

Two escapees from a far north Queensland prison farm have been found after four days on the run.Nawie Asera, 19, and Elijah Tapim, 20, fled from the low-security farm at the Lotus Glen Correctional Centre, west of Cairns, early on

Queensland

(12/8/2014) Queensland’s female prisoners battling it out with one another and prison staff because of boredom | The Courier-Mail

FEMALE prisoners are bashing each other and lashing out at staff, with much of the violence attributed to “boredom”. In one attack in June a prisoner had her face broken in 10 places and was left unconscious after a case

Queensland

(12/8/2014) Queensland’s female prisoners battling it out with one another and prison staff because of boredom | The Courier-Mail

FEMALE prisoners are bashing each other and lashing out at staff, with much of the violence attributed to “boredom”. In one attack in June a prisoner had her face broken in 10 places and was left unconscious after a case

Queensland

(12/8/2014): Female prison officer assaulted at Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre | Brisbane Times

The assault of a female prison officer at one of Queensland’s toughest jails has her union complaining of poor resources and inmate anger over a prisoner smoking ban. A United Voice spokeswoman said the woman was assaulted on Friday morning

Queensland

(12/8/2014): Female prison officer assaulted at Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre | Brisbane Times

The assault of a female prison officer at one of Queensland’s toughest jails has her union complaining of poor resources and inmate anger over a prisoner smoking ban. A United Voice spokeswoman said the woman was assaulted on Friday morning

Northern Territory

NT prison guard pleads guilty to crime ring charges | News.com.au

A FORMER prison guard has pleaded guilty to a dozen charges relating to her involvement in a crime ring operating out of the Darwin prison. SARAH Dawn Rudd, 26, on Thursday pleaded guilty in the Supreme Court to several drug

Northern Territory

NT prison guard pleads guilty to crime ring charges | News.com.au

A FORMER prison guard has pleaded guilty to a dozen charges relating to her involvement in a crime ring operating out of the Darwin prison. SARAH Dawn Rudd, 26, on Thursday pleaded guilty in the Supreme Court to several drug

Queensland

16/8/2014: Union rep claims Capricornia CC prisoners engaged in fights and drug-taking | Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

ROCKHAMPTONS Jay Boal has seen first-hand the violence inside the Capricornia Correctional Centre. An example of this violence, he told The Morning Bulletin yesterday, was two prisoners fighting each other during lock-up hours at night in their one-man cell. He

Queensland

16/8/2014: Union rep claims Capricornia CC prisoners engaged in fights and drug-taking | Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

ROCKHAMPTONS Jay Boal has seen first-hand the violence inside the Capricornia Correctional Centre. An example of this violence, he told The Morning Bulletin yesterday, was two prisoners fighting each other during lock-up hours at night in their one-man cell. He

Australia

Old prisoners on the double | Canberra Times

Australia’s prison population is rapidly ageing, with the nations jails now holding more than twice the number of old-age inmates than nine years ago. Canberra’s only jail had no prisoners aged 60 or over in 2005 and none in its

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Old prisoners on the double | Canberra Times

Australia’s prison population is rapidly ageing, with the nations jails now holding more than twice the number of old-age inmates than nine years ago. Canberra’s only jail had no prisoners aged 60 or over in 2005 and none in its

Queensland

Qld Premier Campbell Newman bewildered by prison escape | Brisbane Times

Premier Campbell Newman finds it a “little strange that inmates chose to escape from a far north Queensland prison farm. “It is a bit intriguing, isnt it,” Mr Newman said when asked about the escape from Lotus Glen Correctional Centre.

Queensland

Qld Premier Campbell Newman bewildered by prison escape | Brisbane Times

Premier Campbell Newman finds it a “little strange that inmates chose to escape from a far north Queensland prison farm. “It is a bit intriguing, isnt it,” Mr Newman said when asked about the escape from Lotus Glen Correctional Centre.

Northern Territory

New Darwin prison includes purpose-built facility for mothers to stay with children | ABC News

Women sentenced to jail in the Northern Territory will be able to stay with their newborn babies or young children in a purpose-built facility at Darwins new prison. MORE…. via New Darwin prison includes purpose-built facility for mothers to stay

Northern Territory

New Darwin prison includes purpose-built facility for mothers to stay with children | ABC News

Women sentenced to jail in the Northern Territory will be able to stay with their newborn babies or young children in a purpose-built facility at Darwins new prison. MORE…. via New Darwin prison includes purpose-built facility for mothers to stay

RISK EXAMPLE: Drone drops mobile phones over prison walls in Greece | BBC News

A remote-controlled helicopter carrying a box of mobile phones has reportedly landed inside the grounds of a jail near the central Greek town of Larissa. The toy aircraft flew over the prison fence – which is topped with barbed wire

RISK EXAMPLE: Drone drops mobile phones over prison walls in Greece | BBC News

A remote-controlled helicopter carrying a box of mobile phones has reportedly landed inside the grounds of a jail near the central Greek town of Larissa. The toy aircraft flew over the prison fence – which is topped with barbed wire

Victoria

Prisoner suffers suspected spinal injury after fall at Marngoneet Prison | Geelong Advertiser

A 27-YEAR-OLD prisoner has suffered suspected spinal injuries after an incident at Marngoneet Correctional Centre. …. The inmate is believed to have been injured during a fall in the drug and alcohol unit. …. via Prisoner suffers suspected spinal injury

Victoria

Prisoner suffers suspected spinal injury after fall at Marngoneet Prison | Geelong Advertiser

A 27-YEAR-OLD prisoner has suffered suspected spinal injuries after an incident at Marngoneet Correctional Centre. …. The inmate is believed to have been injured during a fall in the drug and alcohol unit. …. via Prisoner suffers suspected spinal injury

Queensland

ESCAPE: Prisoners escape from Lotus Glen Correctional Centre Farm | QPS News

Prisoners escape from Lotus Glen Correctional Centre FarmPolice and Corrective Service Officers are searching for three prisoners who escaped from the low security The Farm Complex at the Lotus Glen Correctional Centre in Mareeba. One has been located at Manoora

Queensland

ESCAPE: Prisoners escape from Lotus Glen Correctional Centre Farm | QPS News

Prisoners escape from Lotus Glen Correctional Centre FarmPolice and Corrective Service Officers are searching for three prisoners who escaped from the low security The Farm Complex at the Lotus Glen Correctional Centre in Mareeba. One has been located at Manoora

Queensland

Queensland’s female prisoners battling it out with one another and prison staff because of boredom | The Courier-Mail

FEMALE prisoners are bashing each other and lashing out at staff, with much of the violence attributed to “boredom”. In one attack in June a prisoner had her face broken in 10 places and was left unconscious after a case

Queensland

Queensland’s female prisoners battling it out with one another and prison staff because of boredom | The Courier-Mail

FEMALE prisoners are bashing each other and lashing out at staff, with much of the violence attributed to “boredom”. In one attack in June a prisoner had her face broken in 10 places and was left unconscious after a case

Victoria

Former prison guard jailed for smuggling phones, food into maximum security Port Phillip Prison | Age

A former prison guard must now stay on the other side of a cell door after being jailed for smuggling contraband into Victoria’s largest maximum security jail. Craig Anthony Brown, 32, was on Friday sentenced to spend 15 months, with

Victoria

Former prison guard jailed for smuggling phones, food into maximum security Port Phillip Prison | Age

A former prison guard must now stay on the other side of a cell door after being jailed for smuggling contraband into Victoria’s largest maximum security jail. Craig Anthony Brown, 32, was on Friday sentenced to spend 15 months, with

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#Serco staff snub Acacia Prison pay deal | The West Australian

A taxpayer-funded pay rise 65 per cent higher than what public servants are entitled to has not been enough to tempt Serco workers at privately run Acacia Prison to agree to a new pay deal. Guards at the prison, the

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#Serco staff snub Acacia Prison pay deal | The West Australian

A taxpayer-funded pay rise 65 per cent higher than what public servants are entitled to has not been enough to tempt Serco workers at privately run Acacia Prison to agree to a new pay deal. Guards at the prison, the

South Australia

South Australia: Prison officers threaten lockdown over plans to reintroduce a dedicated dog squad | The Advertiser

PRISON officers will put the state’s jails into lockdown if plans to reintroduce a dedicated dog squad within Correctional Services proceed. Officers are outraged the department plans to spend $837,000 annually on the “unnecessary’’ project at a time when jobs

South Australia

South Australia: Prison officers threaten lockdown over plans to reintroduce a dedicated dog squad | The Advertiser

PRISON officers will put the state’s jails into lockdown if plans to reintroduce a dedicated dog squad within Correctional Services proceed. Officers are outraged the department plans to spend $837,000 annually on the “unnecessary’’ project at a time when jobs

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NSW Minister calls for national prison officers medal | AAP

NSW Minister for Justice Brad Hazzard has called for a national medal to recognise distinguished service for corrections officers. MR Hazzard said the proposed Australian Corrections Medal would be in line with national honours already awarded to police, fire, ambulance

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NSW Minister calls for national prison officers medal | AAP

NSW Minister for Justice Brad Hazzard has called for a national medal to recognise distinguished service for corrections officers. MR Hazzard said the proposed Australian Corrections Medal would be in line with national honours already awarded to police, fire, ambulance

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WA coroner investigates prison death | Perth Now

A MAN who died in a West Australian prison complained of feeling depressed and having trouble sleeping in the lead up to his death, the Coroners Court has heard. PETER Phillip Humes, 38, died in his cell at Hakea Prison

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WA coroner investigates prison death | Perth Now

A MAN who died in a West Australian prison complained of feeling depressed and having trouble sleeping in the lead up to his death, the Coroners Court has heard. PETER Phillip Humes, 38, died in his cell at Hakea Prison

New South Wales

NSW prisons declared cashless. Shift to ePayment options for prisoner buy-up/spends money from families/friends | Government NewsGovernment News

NSW jails are set to go cash-free from October this year, when prisoners’ family and friends will be banned from using hard currency, cheques or money orders to make payments at the state’s correctional centres and required to electronic facilities

New South Wales

NSW prisons declared cashless. Shift to ePayment options for prisoner buy-up/spends money from families/friends | Government NewsGovernment News

NSW jails are set to go cash-free from October this year, when prisoners’ family and friends will be banned from using hard currency, cheques or money orders to make payments at the state’s correctional centres and required to electronic facilities

Victoria

Prisoners found with skype-style sets at Metropolitan Remand Centre. + 300 tabs of ice | Herald Sun

PRISONERS at a maximum-security Victorian jail have been caught with a Skype-style communications system. The system, which the Herald Sun has been told was capable of making unauthorised contact with the outside world, is now the subject of an internal

Victoria

Prisoners found with skype-style sets at Metropolitan Remand Centre. + 300 tabs of ice | Herald Sun

PRISONERS at a maximum-security Victorian jail have been caught with a Skype-style communications system. The system, which the Herald Sun has been told was capable of making unauthorised contact with the outside world, is now the subject of an internal

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Acacia prison escape put down to door defect | The West Australian

A prisoner who launched an escape “Houdini would have been proud of” exploited a design flaw in a door meant to keep him imprisoned, according to Corrective Services Minister Joe Francis. …. The 31-year-old faces several charges including escaping lawful

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Acacia prison escape put down to door defect | The West Australian

A prisoner who launched an escape “Houdini would have been proud of” exploited a design flaw in a door meant to keep him imprisoned, according to Corrective Services Minister Joe Francis. …. The 31-year-old faces several charges including escaping lawful

Victoria

Victorian prison union critical of portrayal of happy prison work environment in recruit ads, after stab events | Herald Sun

(Following stabbing incidents at Barwon and PPP): A spokesman for the Community and Public Sector Union said staff had been confronted with an incident involving violent armed prisoners. “The minister seems happy to look away or portray a happy work

Victoria

Victorian prison union critical of portrayal of happy prison work environment in recruit ads, after stab events | Herald Sun

(Following stabbing incidents at Barwon and PPP): A spokesman for the Community and Public Sector Union said staff had been confronted with an incident involving violent armed prisoners. “The minister seems happy to look away or portray a happy work

Victoria

Gang member stabbed in Barwon prison attack | Herald Sun

A HIGH-ranking member of powerful gang Prisoners of War has been severely stabbed in a jail ambush in the state’s highest-security prison. The injured prisoner, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was attacked by up to six other inmates

Victoria

Gang member stabbed in Barwon prison attack | Herald Sun

A HIGH-ranking member of powerful gang Prisoners of War has been severely stabbed in a jail ambush in the state’s highest-security prison. The injured prisoner, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was attacked by up to six other inmates

Victoria

Prisoner stabbed at Port Philip Prison hours after stabbing at Barwon | Herald Sun

…. Victoria’s other maximum-security jail was also the scene of a stabbing just three hours later. That prisoner was also taken to hospital. …. via Gang member stabbed in prison attack | Herald Sun.

Victoria

Prisoner stabbed at Port Philip Prison hours after stabbing at Barwon | Herald Sun

…. Victoria’s other maximum-security jail was also the scene of a stabbing just three hours later. That prisoner was also taken to hospital. …. via Gang member stabbed in prison attack | Herald Sun.

Victoria

GEO Consortium wins $670m Ravenhall Prison bid | AFR (Paywall)

The GEO Consortium that includes Leighton contractor John Holland will build Victoria’s $670 million Ravenhall Prison after beating out the rival Serco-led Secure Pathways consortium. via GEO Consortium wins $670m Ravenhall Prison bid.

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GEO Consortium wins $670m Ravenhall Prison bid | AFR (Paywall)

The GEO Consortium that includes Leighton contractor John Holland will build Victoria’s $670 million Ravenhall Prison after beating out the rival Serco-led Secure Pathways consortium. via GEO Consortium wins $670m Ravenhall Prison bid.

Berrimah inmates break out of prison, then return after getting drunk | ABC News

At least four prisoners in Darwin are suspected of repeatedly escaping the prison, getting drunk, then voluntarily returning to the facility in the hope no one would notice. The ABC understands authorities were checking whether low-security prisoners have repeatedly escaped

Berrimah inmates break out of prison, then return after getting drunk | ABC News

At least four prisoners in Darwin are suspected of repeatedly escaping the prison, getting drunk, then voluntarily returning to the facility in the hope no one would notice. The ABC understands authorities were checking whether low-security prisoners have repeatedly escaped

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WA prison union attacks decision to stand down two guards after breakout at Acacia Prison – ABC News Australian Broadcasting Corporation

The Prison Officers Union has attacked a decision to suspend two staff over an escape from a Perth jail as “extremely premature”. Prison operator Serco announced last night it was suspending two guards, with pay, while it investigates the escape

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WA prison union attacks decision to stand down two guards after breakout at Acacia Prison – ABC News Australian Broadcasting Corporation

The Prison Officers Union has attacked a decision to suspend two staff over an escape from a Perth jail as “extremely premature”. Prison operator Serco announced last night it was suspending two guards, with pay, while it investigates the escape

Victoria

RISK EXAMPLE: (26/7/2014) Port Philip Prison inmates endure water outage | AAP

Inmates at a Victorian prison have threatened to not go into lock-down for the night, after a plumbing issue left them with over-flowing toilets and no fresh water. It is understood a planned water outage for maintenance at Port Phillip

Victoria

RISK EXAMPLE: (26/7/2014) Port Philip Prison inmates endure water outage | AAP

Inmates at a Victorian prison have threatened to not go into lock-down for the night, after a plumbing issue left them with over-flowing toilets and no fresh water. It is understood a planned water outage for maintenance at Port Phillip

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Two #Serco POs suspended after prisoner escapes from WA’s Acacia Prison | PRIME7

Two prison guards have been suspended after a detainee escaped from Western Australias only privately-managed prison this morning. Brett Shannon Klimczak, 31, escaped through razor wire from the medium-level security Acacia Prison, but was apprehended hours later. He fled police

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Two #Serco POs suspended after prisoner escapes from WA’s Acacia Prison | PRIME7

Two prison guards have been suspended after a detainee escaped from Western Australias only privately-managed prison this morning. Brett Shannon Klimczak, 31, escaped through razor wire from the medium-level security Acacia Prison, but was apprehended hours later. He fled police

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(2/7/2014) GPS for sex offenders not enough for community safety: WA Labor | Fairfax

…. Mr McGowan said he was not convinced the GPS tracking device was enough to keep the community safe. “This government is releasing people from jail that clearly shouldnt be because theyve allowed for GPS tracking devices to be used

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(2/7/2014) GPS for sex offenders not enough for community safety: WA Labor | Fairfax

…. Mr McGowan said he was not convinced the GPS tracking device was enough to keep the community safe. “This government is releasing people from jail that clearly shouldnt be because theyve allowed for GPS tracking devices to be used

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How prisoners escape from our prisons | Herald Sun

POLICE in two Australian states have been hunting prison inmates who have broken out of jail, including one who has escaped before, and a “dangerous” sex offender. The prison breaks come after a string of similar incidents across Australia in

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How prisoners escape from our prisons | Herald Sun

POLICE in two Australian states have been hunting prison inmates who have broken out of jail, including one who has escaped before, and a “dangerous” sex offender. The prison breaks come after a string of similar incidents across Australia in

Victoria

Man stabbed multiple times at Barwon Prison | Geelong Advertiser

A 41-YEAR-OLD prisoner has suffered multiple stab wounds in an assault at Barwon Prison. Paramedics were called to the Lara facility shortly before 2.30pm. A Corrections Victoria spokesman confirmed police were investigating. Ambulance Victoria spokeswoman declined to comment on the

Victoria

Man stabbed multiple times at Barwon Prison | Geelong Advertiser

A 41-YEAR-OLD prisoner has suffered multiple stab wounds in an assault at Barwon Prison. Paramedics were called to the Lara facility shortly before 2.30pm. A Corrections Victoria spokesman confirmed police were investigating. Ambulance Victoria spokeswoman declined to comment on the

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WA prisoner caught after making second escape from WA jail in four years | ABC News

A prisoner who made his second escape from a West Australian jail in four years has been caught. Brett Shannon Klimczak, 31, escaped from the medium-level security Acacia Prison early this morning. He fled police after they spotted him in

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WA prisoner caught after making second escape from WA jail in four years | ABC News

A prisoner who made his second escape from a West Australian jail in four years has been caught. Brett Shannon Klimczak, 31, escaped from the medium-level security Acacia Prison early this morning. He fled police after they spotted him in

New South Wales

Emu Plains Correctional Centre dairy: inmate training & CSNSW food self-sufficiency | SMH

…. Prisoner No.517900 at the Emu Plains Correctional Centre. She is one of 35 inmates who help run the on-site dairy, in the shadow of the minimum-security womens prisons cells and walls. Each day, the dairy produces about 7000 litres

New South Wales

Emu Plains Correctional Centre dairy: inmate training & CSNSW food self-sufficiency | SMH

…. Prisoner No.517900 at the Emu Plains Correctional Centre. She is one of 35 inmates who help run the on-site dairy, in the shadow of the minimum-security womens prisons cells and walls. Each day, the dairy produces about 7000 litres

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BRAZIL: Man with impressive amount of contraband up butt produces pacemaker certificate to avoid metal detector, x-ray

André Silva de Jesus, 35, was arrested with two mobile phones, two batteries, pliers, two drills, eight pieces of segueta five nails and three chips. All materials were introduced into the anus of the suspect, who presented a medical certificate

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BRAZIL: Man with impressive amount of contraband up butt produces pacemaker certificate to avoid metal detector, x-ray

André Silva de Jesus, 35, was arrested with two mobile phones, two batteries, pliers, two drills, eight pieces of segueta five nails and three chips. All materials were introduced into the anus of the suspect, who presented a medical certificate

New South Wales

NSW prison psychologist sacked for sex with murderer | SMH

A young female psychologist has been struck off for having a sexual relationship with a convicted murderer she was treating in jail and falsifying official records to cover it up. Bobbie Maree Bergmeier met the inmate – known for legal

New South Wales

NSW prison psychologist sacked for sex with murderer | SMH

A young female psychologist has been struck off for having a sexual relationship with a convicted murderer she was treating in jail and falsifying official records to cover it up. Bobbie Maree Bergmeier met the inmate – known for legal

New South Wales

Former Junee Jail psychologist de-registered over inmate relationship | ABC News

A former psychologist at the Junee Jail has been found guilty of professional misconduct, after starting a relationship with a prisoner. The Health Care Complaints Commission has reprimanded Bobbi Bergmeier for violating her professional boundaries by entering into a relationship

New South Wales

Former Junee Jail psychologist de-registered over inmate relationship | ABC News

A former psychologist at the Junee Jail has been found guilty of professional misconduct, after starting a relationship with a prisoner. The Health Care Complaints Commission has reprimanded Bobbi Bergmeier for violating her professional boundaries by entering into a relationship

South Australia

Job cuts in SA jails draw SA Opposition criticism | ABC News

Jobs will go from the prisons system in South Australia, the Government confirming a plan to cut 25 over two years. But the Opposition claims the equivalent of up to 60 full-time positions will be cut. That would be 10

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Job cuts in SA jails draw SA Opposition criticism | ABC News

Jobs will go from the prisons system in South Australia, the Government confirming a plan to cut 25 over two years. But the Opposition claims the equivalent of up to 60 full-time positions will be cut. That would be 10

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(11/7/2014) An account of visit to Alexander Maconochie Centre by criminologist | Canberra Times

I guess not many people would feel happy about going to jail, even for a short time, but I was more than happy to accept an invitation to visit the Alexander Maconochie Centre this month from Bernadette Mitcherson, the executive

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(11/7/2014) An account of visit to Alexander Maconochie Centre by criminologist | Canberra Times

I guess not many people would feel happy about going to jail, even for a short time, but I was more than happy to accept an invitation to visit the Alexander Maconochie Centre this month from Bernadette Mitcherson, the executive