The Hon. Anthony Roberts MP
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Modular cells meet historic prison at Bathurst
Last published on 02 Oct 2019 in Media Releases
The modern fence-line of the new 220-bed maximum-security area of Bathurst Correctional Centre is about to meet the historic walls of the 19th century prison as the expansion project reaches its final months of construction.
Noise disputes put man’s best friend in the doghouse
Last published on 29 Sep 2019 in Media Releases
When it comes to neighbourhood noise disputes it’s often dogs driving NSW residents barking mad, but the NSW Government’s free mediation service Community Justice Centres (CJC) is helping to restore peace.
Prisons to be retired as safer beds available
Last published on 24 Sep 2019 in Media Releases
Four of the state’s smallest correctional centres will be retired, as new fit-for-purpose prison beds with a focus on rehabilitation become available as part of the NSW Government’s $3.8 billion prison expansion program.
Grafton prison closes as Clarence opens
Last published on 27 Aug 2019 in Media Releases
The NSW Government today announced that due to the significant investment in the new Clarence Correctional Centre and the creation of 600 jobs in the Clarence electorate, the Grafton Correctional Centre will permanently close in [...]
Australia’s largest prison nearing completion
Last published on 14 Aug 2019 in Media Releases
The 1700-bed Clarence Correctional Centre is now one year away from taking inmates.
High risk offenders kept under close watch
Last published on 07 Jul 2019 in Media Releases
The NSW Government has succeeded in almost nine out of ten applications to keep the State’s most dangerous criminals behind bars, or under supervision, after their sentence has expired, new figures show.