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News and media releases 2006 - 2013




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31 December 2013 Artistic flair of women in prison
12 December 2013 Perth and prisoners bank on Hope
09 December 2013 Prison pup bailed to help disabled
05 December 2013 New numbers now online
06 November 2013 Bandyup Women’s Prison incident
04 November 2013 Latest figures available
01 November 2013 Prison doco soundly approved
30 October 2013 New bird hide takes flight
24 October 2013 Return of all detainees to Banksia Hill Detention
11 October 2013 Pre-release centre opens doors
11 October 2013 Prisoners’ voices on debut album
04 October 2013 Prison officer’s ‘bald’ new move
02 October 2013 Corrections trailblazer WA’s best
01 October 2013 Kitten toy gives cuddle joy
26 September 2013 Prisoners prepare for local fair
30 August 2013 Cell damage at HJDC
15 August 2013 Prisoners steal the show
09 August 2013 Coops a coup in virus war
09 August 2013 New stats available
07 August 2013 Directed Review – Banksia Hill Detention Centre
06 August 2013 Dawn breaks for Sunset site
31 July 2013 Top quality contracts
23 July 2013 Karnet Prison Farm absconder located
19 July 2013 Prisoners, pumpkins and primates
16 July 2013 WA officer named Elder of the Year
14 June 2013 Roebourne Prison joins Olympic effort
14 June 2013 GPS signals change
31 May 2013 Seeds of change in Geraldton
17 May 2013 Prison joins respect campaign
08 May 2013 Give us your best, Goldfields
29 April 2013 Kicking goals for Roebourne
23 April 2013 Replica cell on display
19 April 2013 Greenough: OICS report
17 April 2013 Amnesty International
28 March 2013 Any match for our patch?
27 March 2013 Death in Custody
19 March 2013 Response to reports: Hakea Juvenile Facility
14 March 2013 Offenders prove reserve type
11 March 2013 Prisoners help with tourism push
08 March 2013 Loose screws and flying doctors
07 March 2013 Death in Custody
01 March 2013 Prison Officers Industrial Action
26 February 2013 More 'roo'm for marsupial mob
08 February 2013 Albany Regional Prison injuries
06 February 2013 Inaccurate reports: Hakea cell damage
04 February 2013 Looking for population stats?
30 January 2013 Stamp of approval for prison health services
25 January 2013 A year of prison products
25 January 2013 Relocation of Banksia Hill detainees
22 January 2013 Statement regarding Banksia Hill
21 January 2013 Pardelup Prison Farm a success: independent report
21 January 2013 Banksia Hill Detention Centre
17 January 2013 'Pragmatic, resourceful staff' meet challenges
21 December 2012 GPS contract awarded
21 December 2012 Santa recruits unlikely elves
20 December 2012 Staff and prisoners help fight blaze
17 December 2012 Abandoned kitties get prisoner backing
11 December 2012 Fire at Hakea Prison
21 November 2012 Young adult facility opens
09 November 2012 Restoration and remembrance
06 November 2012 Radio rollout for Goldfields prison
06 November 2012 Prisoners in Plantagenet skate project
01 November 2012 West Kimberley prison opens
29 October 2012 Boronia Gala Day this weekend
12 October 2012 Pilbara youth service launched
05 October 2012 No holds barred in bid to bear bears
01 October 2012 Third time lucky - Media release link error
17 September 2012 A stitch in time
11 September 2012 Boronia Pre-release Centre for Women – OICS
31 August 2012 ‘Food for caught’ in West Kimberley
30 August 2012 Latest stats released
30 August 2012 Prison plans for golden milestone
16 August 2012 Inside artwork on the outside
07 August 2012 Albany Regional Prison – OICS Report
02 August 2012 Banksia Hill escape
12 July 2012 Prison staff test their mettle
06 July 2012 Offenders adopt park
02 July 2012 Poetry in motion
02 July 2012 New stats now online
29 June 2012 Goldfields on track with tourism
15 June 2012 Offenders protect Garden Island
13 June 2012 Storm troopers repay WA
13 June 2012 Broome Regional Prison inspection
31 May 2012 New statistics released
30 May 2012 Flag raising first
24 April 2012 Working together for ANZAC Day
19 April 2012 April stats online
19 April 2012 Statement re: age of prisoner
03 April 2012 Toying around at PMH
20 March 2012 Banksia Hill praised
13 March 2012 Work camp for Roebourne
12 March 2012 Prisoners help DEC fight fire
09 March 2012 Doing it for the kids
27 February 2012 Locals wanted for inside job
24 February 2012 On track at Pardelup
16 February 2012 Make a difference in your region
08 February 2012 Prisoner off roof
08 February 2012 Work camp launched today
20 January 2012 Bunbury prison shows ‘strong leadership’
11 January 2012 New year, new figures
07 December 2011 From the Inside: Summer WA Prisoner Art
25 November 2011 Kimberley role model's big win
24 November 2011 Prison radio wins top award
20 October 2011 OICS Report: Regional Youth Custodial Transport
18 October 2011 Recruitment drive for new prison
14 October 2011 Puppies enroute to prison farm
11 October 2011 Boronia Gala Day
11 October 2011 On the run at Banksia Hill
10 October 2011 Inspection report on Bandyup Women’s Prison
28 September 2011 Escape from custody
19 September 2011 New regional work camp launched
19 September 2011 Offenders on the front line with the RSL
12 September 2011 Statement regarding Kyle Thomas
24 August 2011 Horseplay at prison farm
11 August 2011 Metro Youth Bail Service opened
04 August 2011 Youth justice boost in East Kimberley
01 August 2011 Latest figures released
06 July 2011 Artworks From the Inside displayed on the outside
27 May 2011 Prisoners teach old dogs new tricks
17 May 2011 Offenders harbour possums
16 May 2011 Dockers drop anchor with detainees
13 May 2011 Northern exposure to employment
09 May 2011 Latest statistics released
29 April 2011 WA puppies sent to prison
19 April 2011 DCS on hunt for staff
19 April 2011 Latest statistics released
11 April 2011 Moving mountains for bikers
08 April 2011 DCS staff support colleague
06 April 2011 Deeks has detainees on the run
29 March 2011 Prisoners help out local school
22 March 2011 Latest figures released
14 March 2011 DCS assists with bushfire clean-up
04 March 2011 Karnet’s changing of the guards
04 March 2011 Looking for population figures?
01 March 2011 Riverbank commended
21 February 2011 Corrective Services stats released
11 February 2011 New service launched in Broome
10 February 2011 Offenders lend hand in Lake Clifton fire clean up
04 February 2011 Latest statistics now online
28 January 2011 A decade in focus at Casuarina
25 January 2011 Barry Cable makes mark on Banksia Hill
24 January 2011 Latest figures released
19 January 2011 Media conference announced
19 January 2011 Statement from Commissioner
14 January 2011 Graffiti clean-up plan spot on
10 January 2011 First 2011 figures released
07 January 2011 Management of Goldfields prison remains with DCS
23 December 2010 Work camp decks out local jetty
21 December 2010 Stocking up on charity in Karratha
17 December 2010 Radio expansion makes final switch
14 December 2010 Latest stats released
10 December 2010 Kudos for parenting program
08 December 2010 Don makes mark on community
06 December 2010 Wall of support for community centre
06 December 2010 In tune at Roebourne
03 December 2010 Facts and figures
29 November 2010 Goldfields youth make ‘mad’ music
24 November 2010 Death in custody Hakea Prison
19 November 2010 Building course puts prisoners on right level
18 November 2010 Gala Day kicks goals for Wirripanda Foundation
16 November 2010 Drug dog’s golden handshake
15 November 2010 Incident at Hakea Prison, 14 November 2010
11 November 2010 Restoring the faith
09 November 2010 Wooroloo Bombers back in the game with New Horizon
05 November 2010 Town prepares for cyclone
28 October 2010 Offenders get house in order
28 October 2010 The ‘write’ way to say sorry
25 October 2010 Prisoners told to get on bike
19 October 2010 Prisoners help homeless
13 October 2010 Gala Day a monster effort
12 October 2010 On the right track
30 September 2010 William Collard
24 September 2010 Prisoners in patriotic pursuit
16 September 2010 Death in custody
10 September 2010 Officer awarded for bravery
08 September 2010 Karnet Prison Farm praised
30 August 2010 Opening the door on detention
27 August 2010 Wheatbelt Work Camp site announced
27 August 2010 Training returns to Greenough
13 August 2010 Charity on the cards
10 August 2010 Unauthorised access conviction
10 August 2010 Greenough Regional Prison - ‘a quiet performer’
06 August 2010 Imprisoned parents earn points for kids
23 July 2010 Thoughts sought on DCS website
22 July 2010 Prisoners exhibit artistic flair
20 July 2010 Roebourne prisoners go to Rio Tinto
19 July 2010 Prisoners help cats land on feet
19 July 2010 Super effort claims NAIDOC award
16 July 2010 Court Security and Custodial Services Contract
22 June 2010 Boomers get detention
17 June 2010 A sporting effort
15 June 2010 Announced inspection of Hakea Prison
10 June 2010 Mending the gaps
01 June 2010 Hakea boomerangs go a long way
25 May 2010 Local pup proves top dog
24 May 2010 Re: Tattoo removal – Jacqueline Margaret Neville
21 May 2010 2010 Budget clarification
12 May 2010 Karnet prison saves threatened wildlife
30 March 2010 Karnet prisoners kit up for charity
22 March 2010 Death in custody notification
18 March 2010 Prisoners go for Glory
16 March 2010 Goldfields YJS hosts young Aboriginal footballers
16 March 2010 Geraldton women make grand entrance
09 March 2010 Corrective Services unveils fresh new website
04 March 2010 Two green thumbs up for Boronia
26 February 2010 Local recruitment leads to local training
25 February 2010 Former Officer on CCC Charges
22 February 2010 Builder appointed for new work camp in Wyndham
09 February 2010 Response to Deaths In Custody Watch Committee (WA)
18 January 2010 Boronia hailed as first-rate facility
12 January 2010 Offenders lend hand in Toodyay bushfire clean up
05 January 2010 Community offenders brush up on training
22 December 2009 Wyndham Work Camp site announced
15 December 2009 Sexual assault in prisons
04 December 2009 Roebourne prisoners have mines in sight
27 November 2009 Department wins national training award
20 November 2009 Local youth justice services take out top award
19 November 2009 Work for Roebourne prisoners is a picnic
13 November 2009 Boronia Gala Day breaks record
10 November 2009 Wooroloo performing well despite pressures
05 November 2009 Prisoner transport update
29 October 2009 Gala Day offers gifts galore
15 October 2009 Wheatbelt work camp update
08 October 2009 Cultural awakening at Bunbury
30 September 2009 Prisoners on inside display artwork on outside
24 September 2009 Death in custody
24 September 2009 A lesson in giving back
04 September 2009 All aboard
28 August 2009 Casuarina keeps prisoners on the run
21 August 2009 Juveniles go bush
14 August 2009 Death in custody Casuarina Prison
03 August 2009 Swine flu update
31 July 2009 Juveniles go bush with new wheels
31 July 2009 WA shines in prisoner art awards
23 July 2009 Community justice changes
06 July 2009 Prisoners’ cultures imprinted in new exhibition
06 July 2009 Prisoner transport changes
04 July 2009 Death in custody notification
30 June 2009 Smoking reduction in prisons
23 June 2009 Prisoners paint a picture for PMH
17 June 2009 Prisoner transport fleet
12 June 2009 Albany Prison continues to be strong performer
12 June 2009 Response to Ward Coronial Inquest findings
11 June 2009 Wooroloo prisoners ramp up lake access
05 June 2009 Community voice at Karnet Prison Farm
04 June 2009 Shining a light on prisoner art
02 June 2009 Bunbury prisoners undertake museum makeover
26 May 2009 Outside activities for prisoners
21 May 2009 Roebourne recruitment drive helps beat recession
21 May 2009 New age of communication boosts safety
20 May 2009 Big boost to prison bed numbers
20 May 2009 Young adults’ prison addressing specific needs
20 May 2009 New work camps to offer improved regional justice
20 May 2009 Government delivers new Eastern Goldfields prison
15 May 2009 Media Statement regarding Ward family meeting
14 May 2009 Goldfields toy donation brings cheer
08 May 2009 Prison staff rally behind colleague
06 May 2009 Broome builds a solid foundation
01 May 2009 Work camp to double in size
01 May 2009 DCS welcomes record number of recruits
29 April 2009 Worship by numbers
28 April 2009 Bunbury trailblazers set new path
22 April 2009 DCS helps create Garden of Eden
15 April 2009 Bunbury prison rises to challenge
07 April 2009 Strong support drives result
03 April 2009 Significant changes to prisoner transport
25 March 2009 Register for WA Justice Policy and Practice Confe
13 March 2009 Staff and prisoners aid Victorian bushfire victims
12 March 2009 Corrective Services to destroy transport vehicle
16 February 2009 Juvenile detention centre in the spotlight
03 February 2009 Public briefings on the Kimberley Regional Prison
30 January 2009 Have your say on youth justice issues
22 January 2009 Prisoner transfer
20 January 2009 Bandyup prison praised for strong management
14 January 2009 New beds a boost for Bandyup
13 January 2009 Home detention bail
06 January 2009 Prisoner transport van breakdown
05 January 2009 Greenough prisoners pitch in for cemetery clean up
29 December 2008 Derby prison gets go ahead
29 December 2008 Broome prisoners improve life skills
29 December 2008 Youth justice centre welcomed in Kalgoorlie
18 December 2008 Broome prison makes significant steps forward
06 December 2008 Alleged assault Bunbury Regional Prison
04 December 2008 A wheelie great Christmas
26 November 2008 Movement of high profile prisoner
26 November 2008 Setting the benchmark
07 November 2008 DCS launches pre-employment program
05 November 2008 Art from the inside
21 October 2008 Boronia Gala Day to help homeless women
02 October 2008 Eastern Goldfields makes significant changes
01 August 2008 A banner in the works
03 June 2008 Rangeview meeting demands of high numbers
06 May 2008 Improvements noted at Roebourne Regional Prison
06 May 2008 Casuarina better-placed for future challenges
17 March 2008 Handy book of contacts
13 March 2008 Release of Terrance Bice
18 January 2008 Exciting job opportunities in Geraldton
21 December 2007 Casuarina Prison unveils new unit
14 November 2007 Hakea staff display skill, professionalism
14 November 2007 Positive Custodial Services in the Kimberley
14 November 2007 Prison farm contributes to community safety
09 November 2007 Women on the Inside - an art exhibition
07 November 2007 Escape from Wooroloo Prison Farm
16 October 2007 Prison officer charged following CCC investigation
10 September 2007 New complaints service launched
07 September 2007 Prisoners lend a hand at Shinju Matsuri
06 August 2007 Focus on women and families
02 August 2007 Greenough Regional Prison praised
03 July 2007 Indigenous culture celebrated
02 July 2007 Prison officer numbers set for a boost
02 July 2007 Quick-acting officers nab escapee
06 June 2007 Police recapture escapee
28 May 2007 Prison Officer Recruitment
25 May 2007 Public comment invited
23 May 2007 Bunbury escapee recaptured
23 May 2007 Prisoners help save farmer’s life
21 May 2007 Escape from Bunbury Regional Prison
15 May 2007 WA a leader in women's custodial services
28 March 2007 Broome prison escapees recaptured
27 March 2007 Escape from Broome Regional Prison
27 February 2007 Media contact details
09 February 2007 Prison Officer expected to make full recovery
06 February 2007 Karnet Prison Farm drug operation
23 January 2007 Prison Officer honoured in Australia Day awards
02 January 2007 Bandyup triumphs
05 December 2006 Albany Regional Prison praised
01 December 2006 Department takes Premier's Awards trifecta
29 November 2006 Subscribe to the Department news
14 November 2006 Chemical incident at Hakea Prison
10 November 2006 Alleged assault
01 November 2006 Juvenile detention centre a shining light
27 October 2006 Boronia’s bronze bonanza
26 October 2006 "Cape" crusaders raise money for charity
26 October 2006 Prison officer suspended
17 October 2006 "Quantum leap" in prison performance
06 October 2006 Contribution to community recognised
29 September 2006 Annual Report now online
19 September 2006 Options considered for juvenile offenders
04 September 2006 Jobs available where you can make a difference
15 August 2006 Improvements at Eastern Goldfields Regional Prison
14 August 2006 Ngaanyatjarra communities asked about prison plan
14 August 2006 Work camp prisoners help sow the seeds of success
07 August 2006 Prisoners pitch in with clean-up
26 July 2006 Bunbury Regional Prison "high performing"
14 July 2006 Local partnership to showcase prisoner art
03 July 2006 All invited to NAIDOC event
28 June 2006 ‘Prison officer’ email unsubstantiated
23 May 2006 Job information, applications access easier
19 May 2006 Death in Custody
16 May 2006 Acacia Prison contract awarded to Serco Australia
11 May 2006 Safety the focus in State budget announcement
28 April 2006 Hakea wall meets community promise
23 April 2006 Corrective Services receives $100m for reforms
10 April 2006 Project addresses Aboriginal imprisonment
28 March 2006 Preferred Contractor for Acacia Prison
17 March 2006 Prison Officer Recruitment
07 March 2006 Corrective Services trains neighbours
01 March 2006 Wooroloo Prison welcomes community voice
01 March 2006 2006 handbook now online
22 February 2006 New Tool to Improve Women’s Health
01 February 2006 New era for justice in WA
31 January 2006 Corrective Services website launched

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