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Freeman journal
Suspect arrested in Dayton robberyrecords indicate, in that case, Risetter had been released from the Hamilton Co
Suspect arrested in Dayton robbery
Freeman journal / Posted an hour ago
records indicate, in that case, Risetter had been released from the Hamilton County Jail with supervision to the Iowa Department of Correctional Services. His arraignment in that case is set for Monday. No additional information was... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Suspect arrested in Casey’s robberyrecords indicate, in that case, Risetter had been released from the Hamilton Co
Suspect arrested in Casey’s robbery
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
records indicate, in that case, Risetter had been released from the Hamilton County Jail with supervision to the Iowa Department of Correctional Services. His arraignment in that case is set for Monday. No additional information was... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Warden retires in aftermath of Nebraska prisoner escapeThe warden at a Nebraska prison where two inmates escaped is retiring. The Dep
Warden retires in aftermath of Nebraska prisoner escape
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted yesterday
The warden at a Nebraska prison where two inmates escaped is retiring. The Department of Correctional Services announced Friday that Mario Peart is stepping down from the helm of the Lincoln Correctional Center, effective July 1. Peart was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Documentary Shines Spotlight On Correctional Systemconflict with the law. The documentary, 'Ithubalami: My rehabilitation path to
Documentary Shines Spotlight On Correctional System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
conflict with the law. The documentary, 'Ithubalami: My rehabilitation path to new beginnings', will further showcase the Department of Correctional Services' offender rehabilitation programme. Ithubalami will bring to the fore offender... Read more
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iafrica.com
Hawks confirms fraud probe against Mtiin awarding of tenders worth about R2-billion to the Bosasa group between 2004
Hawks confirms fraud probe against Mti
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
in awarding of tenders worth about R2-billion to the Bosasa group between 2004 and 2006 when he was the commissioner of the Department of Correctional Services. EWN reports that the Hawks spokesperson Hangwani Mulaudzi said the investigation is not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Life, Interrupted - Hundreds of Inmates Consider Legal Action Over Parole Delaysis not alone. More than 200 life-sentenced inmates from Johannesburg's Leeuwkop
Life, Interrupted - Hundreds of Inmates Consider Legal Action Over Parole Delays
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
is not alone. More than 200 life-sentenced inmates from Johannesburg's Leeuwkop Correctional Centre intend to challenge the Department of Correctional Services in court regarding the unnecessary delays in their parole profile submissions to Minister... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Life, Interrupted: Hundreds of inmates consider legal action over parole delaysis not alone. More than 200 life-sentenced inmates from Johannesburg’s Leeuwkop
Life, Interrupted: Hundreds of inmates consider legal action over parole delays
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
is not alone. More than 200 life-sentenced inmates from Johannesburg’s Leeuwkop Correctional Centre intend to challenge the Department of Correctional Services in court regarding the unnecessary delays in their parole profile submissions to Minister... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Thabang Makwetla Launches Offender Art Gallerywith exquisite paintings by offenders is expected to boost tourism in the city
Deputy Minister Thabang Makwetla Launches Offender Art Gallery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
with exquisite paintings by offenders is expected to boost tourism in the city and begin to boost local economy when the Department of Correctional Services completes its policy aimed at selling offenders arts to the public and tourists. Deputy... Read more
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iafrica.com
DA accuses NPA, SIU of protecting Mtiawarding of tenders worth about R2-billion to the Bosasa group between 2004 and
DA accuses NPA, SIU of protecting Mti
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
awarding of tenders worth about R2-billion to the Bosasa group between 2004 and 2006 when he was the commissioner of the Department of Correctional Services. Trollip also claims that the NPA and the Eastern Cape government have known of the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
DA to lay charges against Nelson Mandela metro’s security bossawarding of tenders worth about R2-billion to the Bosasa group between 2004 and
DA to lay charges against Nelson Mandela metro’s security boss
Daily Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
awarding of tenders worth about R2-billion to the Bosasa group between 2004 and 2006 when he was the commissioner of the Department of Correctional Services. He was appointed by the metro as executive director for safety and security last... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Thabang Makwetla Launches Art-Gallery and Convenes Youth Imbizo, 21 Junand vision is being celebrated this year, forty years on. Youth constitutes ov
Deputy Minister Thabang Makwetla Launches Art-Gallery and Convenes Youth Imbizo, 21 Jun
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
and vision is being celebrated this year, forty years on. Youth constitutes over two-thirds of inmates incarcerated in the Department of Correctional Services, an indication of both youth involvement in more serious crimes as well as the growing... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DA to lay charges against Nelson Mandela metro’s security bossawarding of tenders worth about R2-billion to the Bosasa group between 2004 and
DA to lay charges against Nelson Mandela metro’s security boss
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
awarding of tenders worth about R2-billion to the Bosasa group between 2004 and 2006 when he was the commissioner of the Department of Correctional Services. He was appointed by the metro as executive director for safety and security last... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Michael Masutha On Correctional Youth Imbizoin conflict with the law in order to enhance their quality of life and enhance
Minister Michael Masutha On Correctional Youth Imbizo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
in conflict with the law in order to enhance their quality of life and enhance their resilience against crime. He said the Department of Correctional Services is empowering offenders with life and technical skills to improve their prospects of... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
R1bn for contracts fails to secure jailsclose to R1-billion on installing security systems to lock up hardened criminal
R1bn for contracts fails to secure jails
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
close to R1-billion on installing security systems to lock up hardened criminals and keep them away from communities, the Department of Correctional Services (DCS) has failed to ensure that the systems are operational. OPEN-GATE POLICY: The main... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Sen. Chambers: 'If Frakes had any pride, he would resign'larger problems within the state prison system that have not yet been addressed
Sen. Chambers: 'If Frakes had any pride, he would resign'
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 10 days ago
larger problems within the state prison system that have not yet been addressed. Several senators said Thursday that the Department of Correctional Services is under stress because of staffing shortages, overcrowding and a lack of pay increases... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Senators: Nebraska prison escape highlights broader problemslarger problems within the state prison system that have not yet been addressed
Senators: Nebraska prison escape highlights broader problems
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 10 days ago
larger problems within the state prison system that have not yet been addressed. Several senators said Thursday that the Department of Correctional Services is under stress because of staffing shortages, overcrowding and a lack of pay increases... Read more
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give me sport
Oscar Pistorius still awaiting sentence as hearing continuescourt have since been faced with four witnesses defending the South African Oly
Oscar Pistorius still awaiting sentence as hearing continues
give me sport / Posted 10 days ago
court have since been faced with four witnesses defending the South African Olympian. Joel Maringa and Annette Vergeer, the Department of Correctional Services social workers, recommended that Pistorius undergo three years of house arrest and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Produce grown at Darwin prison farm has multi-million dollar potentialprisoners do the farm work while being trained in horticultural and nursery pra
Produce grown at Darwin prison farm has multi-million dollar potential
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
prisoners do the farm work while being trained in horticultural and nursery practices. Tim Cross, a director with the Department of Correctional Services, said teaching inmates practical skills and instilling in them a sense of pride helps... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Timeline: Pistorius's road from fame to murder sentencingsays there was nothing new in the counsel’s submissions and it would be tantamo
Timeline: Pistorius's road from fame to murder sentencing
Mail & Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
says there was nothing new in the counsel’s submissions and it would be tantamount to reviewing her own decision. June 8: Department of correctional services announces the disgraced athlete will serve the remainder of his sentence for culpable... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
EC department of correctional services warns of job scamintimate knowledge of the internal recruitment processes within the department,
EC department of correctional services warns of job scam
Daily Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
intimate knowledge of the internal recruitment processes within the department,” provincial spokesman Zama Feni said. The Department of Correctional Services has warned against a job scam in the province The way they operate involves the offer of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ISS Today: Stopping South Africa's cycles of violencewould cost the state more than R77-million (at a conservative R250 per day, per
ISS Today: Stopping South Africa's cycles of violence
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 days ago
would cost the state more than R77-million (at a conservative R250 per day, per inmate). Conducted in partnership with the Department of Correctional Services, the research sought to find out why some men repeatedly return to prison, and what the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Nebraska inmate escapee caught, one other remains at largeafternoon when neither were present for an inmate count at the Lincoln Correcti
Nebraska inmate escapee caught, one other remains at large
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
afternoon when neither were present for an inmate count at the Lincoln Correctional Center, according to the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services. Lincoln Correctional is medium/maximum prison. It is unclear how the men escaped. Both... Read more
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iol.co.za
#OscarPistorius’s date with Judge MasipaThe Paralympian also has a second appointment to honour, with the Department of
#OscarPistorius’s date with Judge Masipa
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
The Paralympian also has a second appointment to honour, with the Department of Correctional Services, under whose care he served nearly 10 months in jail after initially being found guilty of a lesser crime, culpable homicide. A senior officer at... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
UPDATE: 1 inmate arrested, other still at-largewas last seen wearing tan pants and a gray long-sleeved shirt. During the pres
UPDATE: 1 inmate arrested, other still at-large
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 15 days ago
was last seen wearing tan pants and a gray long-sleeved shirt. During the press conference, the Director of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services expressed his empathy for the victim or victims involved. "My thoughts, my prayers, my... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
2 inmates escaped from LCC, considered dangerous5 feet 8 inches tall with brown eyes and black hair and weighs 160 pounds. The
2 inmates escaped from LCC, considered dangerous
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 16 days ago
5 feet 8 inches tall with brown eyes and black hair and weighs 160 pounds. The communications director from the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services said the two inmates were not part of a work-release program and that the court procedure... Read more
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ABC News
2 'Dangerous' Inmates Escape from Nebraska Prison12:30 p.m. when neither were present for an inmate count at the Lincoln Correct
2 'Dangerous' Inmates Escape from Nebraska Prison
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
12:30 p.m. when neither were present for an inmate count at the Lincoln Correctional Center, according to the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services. The men are considered dangerous and should not be approached. Both Dixon and Clausen... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Orleans County corrections officer faces felony drug chargesJail in lieu of $25,0000 cash or $50,000 bond. Local law enforcement is being
Orleans County corrections officer faces felony drug charges
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
Jail in lieu of $25,0000 cash or $50,000 bond. Local law enforcement is being assisted in the investigation by the state Department of Correctional Services Inspector General’s Office. The Orleans Correctional Facility is a medium security state... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NT boot camp's mission to keep 'at-risk' youth out of jail The Northern Territory Department of Correctional Services is trying to keep
NT boot camp's mission to keep 'at-risk' youth out of jail
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
The Northern Territory Department of Correctional Services is trying to keep kids out of the criminal justice system by getting them to take a leap of faith. They have developed the Early... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tragic Head-On Collission Claims Two Lives of EST Correctional OfficialsCorrectional Services saddened by the passing of two EST officials near Rustenb
Tragic Head-On Collission Claims Two Lives of EST Correctional Officials
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Correctional Services saddened by the passing of two EST officials near Rustenburg The Department of Correctional Services has learned with shock and great sadness the passing-on of two Correctional Officials who are serving as Emergency Support... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stopping South Africa's Cycles of Violencewould cost the state more than R77 million (at a conservative R250 per day, per
Stopping South Africa's Cycles of Violence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
would cost the state more than R77 million (at a conservative R250 per day, per inmate). Conducted in partnership with the Department of Correctional Services, the research sought to find out why some men repeatedly return to prison; and what the... Read more
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iol.co.za
No psychiatric ward so bipolar son in jaildenied allegations that Pholosong Hospital staff had not tried to intervene or
No psychiatric ward so bipolar son in jail
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
denied allegations that Pholosong Hospital staff had not tried to intervene or help with his release from prison. The Department of Correctional Services and the National Prosecuting Authority did not respond to several attempts to get... Read more
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iol.co.za
Denel dogs keep rhino poachers on their toesDenel-trained dogs can be trained to literally sniff out anything – for example
Denel dogs keep rhino poachers on their toes
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
Denel-trained dogs can be trained to literally sniff out anything – for example, they are being used by South Africa’s Department of Correctional Services to find hidden and illicit cellphones being used by prison inmates. * Denel-trained dogs... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Addresses Methodist Church YMG Triennial Conventionearn a decent living. The White Paper on Corrections reiterate "Corrections as
Deputy Minister Addresses Methodist Church YMG Triennial Convention
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
earn a decent living. The White Paper on Corrections reiterate "Corrections as a Societal Responsibility". To this end, the Department of Correctional Services continues to partner with different organisations, including churches, to address issues... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
AG denies 'special investigation' into R378m tender for prisons' deptletter, dated April 11, states that the National Treasury concluded its review
AG denies 'special investigation' into R378m tender for prisons' dept
News 24 South Africa / Posted 25 days ago
letter, dated April 11, states that the National Treasury concluded its review of the bid process to see if the department of correctional services (DCS) complied with supply chain management laws during the bidding process. "The review... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Treasury officials warned DSC against controversial R378m IT tenderand Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha. (GCIS) Johannesburg - Nati
Treasury officials warned DSC against controversial R378m IT tender
News 24 South Africa / Posted 25 days ago
and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha. (GCIS) Johannesburg - National Treasury officials warned the Department of Correctional Services against awarding a controversial R378m IT tender to an ANC benefactor. However, the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Masutha denies Gordhan ordered tender cancellationletter, dated April 11, Gordhan wrote that the National Treasury had concluded
Masutha denies Gordhan ordered tender cancellation
News 24 South Africa / Posted 25 days ago
letter, dated April 11, Gordhan wrote that the National Treasury had concluded its review of the bid process to see if the department of correctional services (DCS) complied with supply chain management laws during the bidding process. Gordhan... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Public MeetingsEighth Judicial District Department of Correctional Services Board of Directors
Public Meetings
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 26 days ago
Eighth Judicial District Department of Correctional Services Board of Directors — administration office, 1805 W. Jefferson Ave., 10 a.m.: call to order; acknowledge quorum; introductions; approval of minutes; new business (public comments; strategic... Read more
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Times of Malta
Prison on the lookout for new correctional officersThe Department of Correctional Services is currently recruiting correctional of
Prison on the lookout for new correctional officers
Times of Malta / Posted 26 days ago
The Department of Correctional Services is currently recruiting correctional officers, the Home Affairs Ministry said today. Officers will be tasked with guarding prison buildings and inmates as well as carrying out inmate, officer and visitor... Read more
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iol.co.za
Satanic child-porn fraudster dodges jailmeaning she has to wear an electronic bracelet preventing her from going anywhe
Satanic child-porn fraudster dodges jail
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
meaning she has to wear an electronic bracelet preventing her from going anywhere outside of areas designated by the Department of Correctional Services. Steyn was ordered to pay back Crouse R270 000 over the next five years at R4 500 a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commissioner Zach Modise Warns Public Against Job Scamsbeen robbing innocent and unsuspecting job seekers through promising non-existe
Commissioner Zach Modise Warns Public Against Job Scams
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
been robbing innocent and unsuspecting job seekers through promising non-existent jobs and leanership opportunities in the Department of Correctional Services, using various social media platforms. Mr Modise has appealed to the public to be... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Jub Jub was not stabbed' prisons authoritiesMpho Raborife, News24 Molemo Jub Jub Maarohanye (Lucky Nxumalo/City Press Joh
'Jub Jub was not stabbed' prisons authorities
News 24 South Africa / Posted 27 days ago
Mpho Raborife, News24 Molemo Jub Jub Maarohanye (Lucky Nxumalo/City Press Johannesburg - The Department of Correctional Services has denied reports that Molemo 'Jub Jub' Maarohanye was stabbed at Leeuwkop Prison at the weekend. The department's... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Correctional services denies Jub Jub prison 'stabbing'Speaking to TMG Entertainment on Monday Department of Correctional Services spo
Correctional services denies Jub Jub prison 'stabbing'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 27 days ago
Speaking to TMG Entertainment on Monday Department of Correctional Services spokesperson, Ofentse Morwane said the allegations were completely unfounded and untrue. "Ever since Jub Jub Maarohanye was incarcerated there's been so many different... Read more
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iol.co.za
con wants R5bn for ‘stolen’ R378m ideaCape Town - A former inmate is suing the Department of Correctional Services (D
con wants R5bn for ‘stolen’ R378m idea
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
Cape Town - A former inmate is suing the Department of Correctional Services (DCS) for more than R5 billion. The ex-con is accusing the Department of stealing his idea for an electronic inmate monitoring system and awarding the tender to another... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Jub Jub allegedly stabbed in prisonwas taken to hospital‚ where he received treatment before being moved to solita
Jub Jub allegedly stabbed in prison
Daily Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
was taken to hospital‚ where he received treatment before being moved to solitary confinement. Despite all these claims‚ the Department of Correctional Services spokesperson‚ Ofentse Morwane‚ reportedly poured cold water over these all... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
MAXIMUM INSECURITYtell which is working or not working as this is a matter of security,” said Fen
MAXIMUM INSECURITY
Daily Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
tell which is working or not working as this is a matter of security,” said Feni. The foiled escape was confirmed by the Department of Correctional Services. “That inmate was re-arrested. We are doing all we can to make sure the inmates are... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Jub Jub allegedly stabbed in prisontaken to hospital, where he received treatment before being moved to solitary c
Jub Jub allegedly stabbed in prison
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 28 days ago
taken to hospital, where he received treatment before being moved to solitary confinement. Despite all these claims, the Department of Correctional Services spokesperson, Ofentse Morwane, reportedly poured cold water over these... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fake Jobs Advertised On Social Mediahas been urged to be vigilant against fraudsters who advertise non-existent job
Fake Jobs Advertised On Social Media
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
has been urged to be vigilant against fraudsters who advertise non-existent jobs and learnership opportunities at the Department of Correctional Services on various social media platforms. The fraudsters apparently request administrative fees... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Prisoners welding portable cattle yard panels for major beef produceryard panels for a major cattle producer. Under a contract worth $160,000, 18 p
Prisoners welding portable cattle yard panels for major beef producer
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted a month ago
yard panels for a major cattle producer. Under a contract worth $160,000, 18 prisoners are being trained through the Department of Correctional Services industries program. Once finished, 660 portable panels and 356 tank protection panels... Read more

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