National Corrections Day 2020
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National Corrections Day 2020

The Minister for Corrections Ben Carroll thanked corrections staff for their efforts in safeguarding the community and helping to prevent reoffending, on National Corrections Day 2020, which was celebrated on Friday, 17 January with the theme “We Are Family”.
Piper detention unit

New detention unit for most dangerous offenders

7 October 2019
A detention unit to house Victoria’s most dangerous offenders after they have completed their prison sentences has been opened at Barwon Prison.
Group of women

Reducing women's reoffending

4 October 2019
The Victorian Government is expanding support services and programs focused on reducing the number of women in prison.
The Australian Corrections Medal

Australian Corrections Medal awarded to Corrections staff

17 June 2019
Congratulations to a number of our people who were recognised in the Queen's Birthday 2020 Honours List, a highly prestigious celebration of excellence for significant contributions to our society.
Loddon prison

Corrections Budget for 2019-20 released

31 May 2019
The Victorian Government is investing more than $1.8 billion to ensure that prisons are able to keep pace with demand.