# prison - Thursday 21 May, 2015
# prison - Monday 18 May, 2015
The Jesuit Centre for Faith and Justice said Gary Douche would not have been killed in 2006 if a formal cell sharing risk assessment system was in place.
# prison - Saturday 16 May, 2015
The Prison Officers Association is calling for open sick leave for prison officers injured in the course of their duties.
# prison - Thursday 14 May, 2015
Dwyer lodged an appeal against his murder conviction on Monday.
# prison - Tuesday 12 May, 2015
Nine-year-old Savannah Hardin collapsed after an afternoon of running and carrying firewood.
# prison - Saturday 9 May, 2015
It’s the second death of a prisoner in 24 hours.
# prison - Friday 8 May, 2015
# prison - Thursday 30 April, 2015
The prisoner lost a huge amount of blood in the attack.
# prison - Thursday 23 April, 2015
The prisoner used an improvised weapon.
# prison - Tuesday 21 April, 2015
Rudd had previously denied all allegations against him.
# prison - Monday 20 April, 2015
Graham Dwyer will appear in court today to hear his sentence.
# prison - Friday 10 April, 2015
Celine Cawley was killed at her home in December 2008.
# prison - Thursday 9 April, 2015
The Irish Prison Service isn’t quite sure what he’s on about though…
# prison - Wednesday 8 April, 2015
Jim O’Callaghan SC on why the power of parole should be taken from Ministers for Justice and put in independent hands.
# prison - Sunday 5 April, 2015
Two are over capacity and four are almost there.
# prison - Friday 3 April, 2015
Three who absconded this year are still at large.
# prison - Wednesday 1 April, 2015
The Strangeways Prison riot had a huge fallout and saw more than 1,600 prisoners revolt.
# prison - Monday 30 March, 2015
The facility began housing underage prisoners in the 1980s, in what was supposed to be a temporary measure.
# prison - Thursday 19 March, 2015
Nearly half of those were in Mountjoy Prison.
# prison - Saturday 14 March, 2015
The death had initially been treated as a suicide.
# prison - Friday 13 March, 2015
Police said he plied the boys with alcohol on school trips when he was a teacher.
# prison - Thursday 12 March, 2015
Voluntary duties are to be withdrawn from prison officers under industrial action voted on yesterday.
# prison - Monday 9 March, 2015
# prison - Wednesday 4 March, 2015
A ballot on industrial action will take place next week.
# prison - Friday 27 February, 2015
The former glam rocker was convicted of the attempted rape and sexual assault of three schoolgirls.
# prison - Monday 23 February, 2015
There have been calls for specialised suicide prevention programmes in prisons.
# prison - Wednesday 18 February, 2015
The High Court decided that Daniel McDonnell’s constitutional rights were breached.
# prison - Tuesday 17 February, 2015
The man, a UK national, was serving a sentence for armed robbery.
# prison - Friday 13 February, 2015
Anyone who breaks the law could face two years in jail.
# prison - Thursday 12 February, 2015
Amnesty International believe the Government is doing everything it can to secure his release.
# prison - Wednesday 11 February, 2015
Prosecutors had branded him a ‘reckless idiot’.
# prison - Saturday 7 February, 2015
The Irish Prison Officers’ Association said the initiatives announced this week are nothing new.
# prison - Friday 6 February, 2015
“People just wait for the gardaí to go by and then come back and start throwing them over the wall.”
# prison - Monday 26 January, 2015
Just 20 of them are female.
# prison - Wednesday 14 January, 2015
The Department of Public Safety could not give details on the number of deaths but said it was a fatal incident.
# prison - Tuesday 13 January, 2015
Gilles de Kerchove also warned that Europe’s prisons have become a ‘massive incubator’ for radicalisation.
# prison - Thursday 8 January, 2015
Just think of the worst possible place to put a gun, and you have it.
# prison - Friday 2 January, 2015
The man, a student, pleaded guilty to hate speech.
# prison - Saturday 27 December, 2014
Prisoners died at Limerick Prison and at Wheatfield in Dublin. It’s believed they suffered drug overdoses.