Media Release: 13,000 NSW prisoners: A record we don’t need

Today’s custody figures are a wakeup call for politicians to fix our broken justice system and invest in justice reinvestment solutions that work. NSW is on track to have a record 13,500 prisoners in 12 months and the $3.8 billion the Liberal National government has...
NSW prisons are fundamentally failing to rehabilitate inmates

NSW prisons are fundamentally failing to rehabilitate inmates

In a damning report the NSW Auditor General has found that NSW jails are systemically failing in their responsibility to rehabilitate prisoners. Critical findings include that 75% of inmates who needed access to rehabilitation programs were not given a chance to...