Alleged offenders on remand are held in custody before and during their trial (on criminal charges) by order of a court. Generally, remandees will be held in special remand facilities and will have fewer restrictions placed on them than convicted prisoners.
The Corrections Victoria Deputy Commissioner's Instructions, Parole Manual and Secretariat Manual written by Adult Parole Board of Victoria provide detailed guidelines for the management of Victoria’s system of parole.
Congratulations to Corrections Victoria staff members Tracy Jones and Shaun Braybrook, who were the recipients of the prestigious Australian Corrections Medal (ACM) in the Queen's Birthday Honours, which were announced on 10 June 2019.
The Minister for Corrections Gayle Tierney officially opened the new 20-bed Rivergum Residential Treatment Centre located next to Hopkins Correctional Centre in Ararat, western Victoria, on Tuesday 16 October 2018.