Rescued or rehomed Labradors, trained by prison inmates, are helping serving and former ADF members manage PTSD.
Staff at the Alexander Maconochie Centre urgently need training, a report investigating the November prison riots recommends.
ACT Corrective Services Commissioner Jon Peach is taking on a new role within the Justice and Community Safety Directorate.
Former police commissioner Christine Nixon will develop a blueprint for changing the ACT prison and custodial services.
Julie Tongs OAM is angry that a proposed investigation into systemic racism at an ACT prison will not take place.
A proposed investigation into racism at the ACT’s prison, the Alexander Maconochie Centre (AMC), will not take place.
A “concerning” disturbance at the Alexander Maconochie Centre (AMC) last night saw 27 protesting detainees light four fires.
Following Friday 5 June’s Black Lives Matter protest, at least 500 Canberrans will participate in a protest outside Parliament House on 6 June from 3pm.
Governments around the country are being called on to prevent COVID-19 outbreaks in prisons and youth detention centres by releasing vulnerable inmates.