queensland prisons

Prisoner bashes four officers in violent rampage

Premium Content Prisoner bashes four officers in violent rampage

Four correctional officers have needed medical treatment after a violent rampage by...

Inmate numbers could hit six figures

Premium Content Inmate numbers could hit six figures

Prisons have been overcrowded since at least 2012

Blackbutt killer died as nurses debated CPR

Premium Content Blackbutt killer died as nurses debated CPR

Michael Burrell died in custody 10 years after killing his friend

Prisoner bashes officer after abusive phone call

Premium Content Prisoner bashes officer after abusive phone call

The prisoner punched the officer multiple times

Prison strikes: Several jails locked down

Premium Content Prison strikes: Several jails locked down

Prison officers have walked off the job today in a wage dispute

Prison wedding not on watchdog’s radar

Premium Content Prison wedding not on watchdog’s radar

It has been referred back to Corrective Services

Staff member's close call in jail

Premium Content Staff member's close call in jail

It is the latest incident in Queensland's overcrowded prisons

Fury at drug baron’s lavish prison wedding

Premium Content Fury at drug baron’s lavish prison wedding

The lavish wedding was held at a prison farm

Prisoner allegedly raped in Queensland jail

Premium Content Prisoner allegedly raped in Queensland jail

The facility continues to face overcrowding issues

Jailbreak fears raised over budget cut

Premium Content Jailbreak fears raised over budget cut

"Certainly we have concerns."

Offenders should be able to work to pay off debts

Premium Content Offenders should be able to work to pay off debts

An inquiry has heard offenders should be able to work off fine debts

Lotus Glen officer suspended from duty

Lotus Glen officer suspended from duty

The officer is one of two to be suspended this week

Drones send four prisons into lockdown

Drones send four prisons into lockdown

Authorities are investigating Sunday’s incidents