Skip to Content

News

Listing of all news on Department of Communities and Justice.

Showing 11 - 20 of 39 items

  • Corrective Services NSW staff honoured on Australia Day
    Last published on 26 Jan 2020 in News

    The outstanding service of four Corrective Services NSW officers at Long Bay, Goulburn, Leichhardt and Silverwater has been recognised in this year’s Australia Day Honours List.|The outstanding service of four Corrective Services NSW officers at [...]

  • Bushfire recovery support now in one place
    Last published on 24 Jan 2020 in News

    Individuals and businesses impacted by bushfires can now access information about essential government services all in one location.|Individuals and businesses impacted by bushfires can now access information about essential government services all in one location.

  • Update to child protection reporting
    Last published on 20 Jan 2020 in News

    Expansion of mandatory reporter groups and greater protections for reporters|Expansion of mandatory reporter groups and greater protections for reporters

  • National Corrections Day 2020 – We Are Family
    Last published on 17 Jan 2020 in News

    Today marks National Corrections Day, celebrating the 10,000 correctional staff in NSW - and the 25,000 frontline officers across Australia – who do an important job rehabilitating offenders and keeping the community safe.|Today marks National [...]

  • Illawarra inmates help rebuild fire-ravaged dingo sanctuary
    Last published on 09 Jan 2020 in News

    Staff and inmates from the Illawarra Reintegration Centre have been praised for their efforts to help rebuild a dingo shelter destroyed by bushfires.|Staff and inmates from the Illawarra Reintegration Centre have been praised for their [...]

  • Fantasy tops inmate reading list
    Last published on 27 Dec 2019 in News

    Epic fantasy novel A Game of Thrones was the most popular book borrowed from the state’s prison libraries in 2019, according to a top five list released by Corrective Services NSW.|Epic fantasy novel A Game [...]

  • Community drop-in sessions for correctional centre reuse
    Last published on 29 Nov 2019 in News

    reuseDrop-in sessions will be held in Ivanhoe and Brewarrina next week so the community can have their say on the future of two Western NSW correctional centres.|reuseDrop-in sessions will be held in Ivanhoe and Brewarrina [...]

  • Inquiry finds incidents of inmate-staff relationships are rare
    Last published on 24 Oct 2019 in News

    An independent investigation into inappropriate relationships between inmates and correctional staff has found such incidents are rare with only 14 substantiated cases of physical intimacy over the past decade.|An independent investigation into inappropriate relationships between [...]

  • Corrective Services NSW recruits sworn in at Bathurst
    Last published on 04 Oct 2019 in News

    University students, tradespeople and childcare workers are among the latest officers to join the Corrective Services NSW family.|University students, tradespeople and childcare workers are among the latest officers to join the Corrective Services NSW family.

  • Long Bay inmates are painting their way to better mental health
    Last published on 30 Sep 2019 in News

    A new exhibition of inmate art will explore how painting and art practice can improve offenders’ mental health and help them cope with long hours of imprisonment.|A new exhibition of inmate art will explore how [...]

Was this content useful?
Last updated: 13 Feb 2020