Arohata Upper Prison's kitten-fostering programme is helping the cats and the women who look after them.
22 January 2019
We're rolling out a programme developed by rugby league legend Graham Lowe that uses sporting language to teach prisoners reading, writing and maths.
08 January 2019
Seventeen prisoners ticked off their new year's resolution to complete half or full marathon.
22 November 2018
The independent Corrections Inspectorate’s report into Hawkes Bay Regional Prison has seen significant progress across a wide range of areas.
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.