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AUDIO: Banksia Hill Juvenile Detention Centre damaged. @papsMLA interviewed | 6PR 882

6PR 882, 21/4/2014.

It appears to be a  case of ‘another day, another problem’ for the beleaguered Department of Corrective services. Following on from Thursday’s mini riot at Albany Regional Prison it has been revealed that the Banksia Hill Detention Centre has had cells damaged by inmates. 7 more words


Report shows decrease in young people under justice supervision orders | ABC News

There has been a drop in the number of young people under youth justice supervision but Indigenous young people are still over-represented, according to a recent report. 67 more words




Pope Francis broke with tradition last year. Usually the Pope has washed the feet of twelve priests or deacons; for his first Maundy Thursay, Francis went to the juvenile prison. 166 more words


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Yes, you heard that right. How much more do we have to hear about the new changes to “Incentives and Earned Privileges Scheme” which only makes life in prison more difficult. 309 more words

More inmates at Wandoo prison would reduce chances of rehabilitation: CorrServ Commissioner | ABC News

A decision to keep Western Australia’s only prison dedicated to young male offenders just over half full has been defended by the state’s Corrective Services Commissioner. 102 more words


Banged Up and Left to fail - BBC 3 7th April 2014

Just watched the above programme and am proud of Natalie and the way she continues to turn her life around.  I am also pleased that in some small way, I and so many of my colleagues, have helped her continue to do this.   628 more words

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WA Youth Justice Board will not succeed | The Stringer

Youth crime in Western Australia is on the rise with juvenile detention on the rise but it is Aboriginal youth finishing up in detention and onwards to the adult prison system. 106 more words

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