Sources at every level within the Irish Prison Service have contacted theover the years to express concerns, ranging from sexual harassment to malpractice in the investigation of deaths in custody, writes
Fri, 21 Jun, 2019
Prison staff have been disciplined after CCTV disproved records that an inmate in Cork Prison was checked every 15 minutes in the hours before he was found dead in his cell.
Thu, 11 Apr, 2019
LATE on Wednesday evening came the news that Justice Minister Alan Shatter had requested Judge Michael Reilly, Inspector of Prisons, carry out an urgent independent investigation into the announcement that conversations between 139 prisoners and their solicitors had been “inadvertently recorded” on prison phone lines since 2010.
Sat, 05 Apr, 2014