PM says prison party “will be dealt with seriously”
Prime Minister Andrew Holness has warned that a party purported to have been held in one of the country’s penal institutions wil...
Nov 30, 2020
Noel Chambers’ death has infuriated Twitter users…you should be too
Noel Chambers died in December 2019, aged 81-years-old. He was an inmate at the Tower Street Adult Correctional Centre in Kingston...
Jun 04, 2020
Correctional Services to procure thermal scanners
The Department of Correctional Services (DCS), as part of its ongoing COVID-19 mitigation plan, has procured thermal scanners to a...
Mar 28, 2020
Suspension of visits to correctional centres extended amid COVID-19 outbreak
State Minister in the Ministry of National Security, Senator Matthew Samuda says the Government is taking a serious approach to th...
Double lockdown: External visits to Jamaican prisons banned for 14 days
The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) has announced the activation of its prevention plan considering the threat the novel...
Mar 13, 2020
Come on over? Tamarind Farm lock-up ‘still open despite scabies infestation’
The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) has advised that contrary to media reports, visitation has not been cancelled at the...
Mar 09, 2020
Correctional facilities to be upgraded
The Government has budgeted $393 million in the upcoming fiscal year to undertake construction and renovation works at several cor...
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Feb 20, 2020
National Security Ministry honours Agent Sasco for work with at-risk youth
Dancehall artiste Agent Sasco was recently honoured with a token of appreciation from the Security Ministry for his involvement wi...
Dec 20, 2019
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