A new purpose-built Community Corrections site in Levin has modern and safe facilities, benefitting staff and visitors.
14 March 2018
Correction’s prison literacy programme is now being delivered to people on remand at Christchurch Men’s Prison.
13 March 2018
Watch the video of the broadcast on our YouTube channel and find out what it's like working on the inside.
02 March 2018
Contraband items including a cellphone and cannabis were found hidden inside a painting during a routine check of incoming prisoner mail at Rimutaka Prison.
21 February 2018
Eagle-eyed overnight staff at Waikeria Prison seized a package of contraband items found in a prison garden over the weekend, stopping it from getting to prisoners.
News Corrections project
26 October 2016
Cabinet has given approval to future proof New Zealand’s prison network in response to growing prisoner numbers. An additional 1800 prisoners places are to be provided by 2021.