Posts Tagged ‘Department of Corrections’

Corrections department defends inmates’ treatment

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

The Department of Corrections is defending its treatment of prisoners after a United Nations report criticised the state of New Zealand’s detention centres. The report said many remand prisoners and youth detainees were being held in cells for 19 hours a day, while some were being fed “frozen leftovers” and others were having to take Read more