# prison - Thursday 27 April, 2017
POA general secretary John Clinton said that reduced staffing levels were increasing the risk for serving officers.
# prison - Wednesday 29 March, 2017
John Paul Duncan was arrested by police in the UK in 2015 and extradited back to Ireland.
# prison - Tuesday 28 March, 2017
Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
Children’s Minister Katherine Zappone will sign a ministerial order as early as this week ending the practice.
# prison - Saturday 25 March, 2017
Arkansas says the unprecedented timetable is necessary because one of the ingredients in the lethal injection will soon expire.
# prison - Wednesday 22 March, 2017
Ibrahim Halawa’s trial has now been postponed for the 20th time.
# prison - Sunday 19 March, 2017
Lynn Boylan says Halawa has been ‘on hunger strikes on and off’ throughout his detention.
Participants are assigned to work crews and can only advance to more sophisticated job training if they go 60 days without an absence.
# prison - Wednesday 15 March, 2017
Bruno Fernandes de Souza, a 32-year-old goalkeeper, was convicted of the crime in 2010.
The average cost in Europe is €283.58 per day.
# prison - Friday 10 March, 2017
Lawrence Burns has been sentenced to four years in prison.
# prison - Monday 6 March, 2017
He was found not guilty of murder, but guilty of manslaughter.
# prison - Sunday 26 February, 2017
A new smoking policy for the prison service is currently being finalised.
# prison - Friday 17 February, 2017
Roger Largent was found beaten to death in his cell on Saturday.
# prison - Monday 13 February, 2017
Evidence shows that fathers who have positive relationships with their children are six times less likely to reoffend.
# prison - Monday 16 January, 2017
Officials said members of two drug gangs clashed violently after coming out of different parts of the prison.
# prison - Saturday 14 January, 2017
Paul Murphy was one of eight TDs who visited Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt during the week.
# prison - Wednesday 11 January, 2017
She has served seven years of a 35-year sentence for leaking classified material.
# prison - Tuesday 10 January, 2017
Breivik has a three-cell complex where he can play video games and watch television on two sets.
# prison - Monday 2 January, 2017
Expert opinion on the drug is mixed but a study showed users had a lower rate of relapse after the injection.
Officials say it’s the biggest prison massacre ever to take place in the area.
# prison - Saturday 31 December, 2016
An internal document reported 33 male prisoners and 10 female prisoners had been identified as having Aids antibodies.
# prison - Friday 30 December, 2016
The services are available to all in the prison system.
# prison - Sunday 25 December, 2016
Ten Irish people were sent to prison in the US this year, there were seven new cases in Australia and six in France.
# prison - Thursday 22 December, 2016
A number of fires are said to have been lit.
# prison - Tuesday 20 December, 2016
The man told gardaí he “flipped” because the woman accused him of being “needy”.
# prison - Wednesday 14 December, 2016
‘It is a mark of true sincerity, therefore, for politicians to take up unpopular causes like that of Leon Wright,’ writes author Frankie Gaffney.
# prison - Tuesday 13 December, 2016
Concern has been expressed about treatment of the 28-year-old by prison staff.
# prison - Monday 12 December, 2016
Many repeat offenders were placed in prison following the operation.
# prison - Thursday 17 November, 2016
The man received serious stab wounds and cuts to the face.
# prison - Monday 7 November, 2016
It’s understood that the two men left mannequins in their beds.
# prison - Saturday 5 November, 2016
The president of the Philippines has been waging a bloody war on drugs.
# prison - Friday 4 November, 2016
The four-week trial recalled years of sexual abuse against the young girls in Rotherham.
# prison - Wednesday 26 October, 2016
The four day trial heard that Brian Veale stabbed Graham Johnson in the kitchen of Cork Prison.
# prison - Thursday 20 October, 2016
Brian Veale has pleaded not guilty to murdering Graham Johnson at Cork Prison.
Frontline employees have to work in very difficult environments.
# prison - Monday 17 October, 2016
The bloodshed began when inmates of one wing of the Agricola de Monte Cristo prison broke into another wing.
# prison - Thursday 6 October, 2016
The incident happened this evening at about 5.30pm.
# prison - Friday 23 September, 2016
Patrick Irwin is serving at 10-year term at Mountjoy Prison.
# prison - Sunday 11 September, 2016
Inmates at Luzira have access to spiritual seminars and counselling.