Human history is a story of achievement. Sometimes progress comes slowly, sometimes mankind leaps forward. And every once in a while, we slide back. Perhaps the greatest indicator of civilization is the state of literature. 418 more words
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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 were being axed to find $5 million in budget savings this financial year. 228 more words
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 and emergency services. 43 more words
1. Mobile check deposit. I learned a fun fact about my credit union’s new mobile check deposit process this morning. That little nugget is if you deposit a check by phone and the transaction doesn’t complete, there’s nothing in place outside of their website letting you know that something has gone amiss. 400 more words