The punishment for importing drugs needs to fit the severity of the crime, says New Zealand First Spokesperson for Corrections, Asenati Lole-Taylor.
New Zealand First has questioned how 43 criminal offenders managed to destroy monitoring devices and escape security surveillance by the Corrections Department within one year.
New Zealand First says bureaucratic meddling may destroy rehabilitation programmes for Pacific prisoners in the Vaka Fa’aola Pacific Focus Unit at Spring Hill Corrections Facility.
I rise on behalf of New Zealand First to speak on this Corrections Amendment Bill.
I rise on behalf of New Zealand First to speak to the Corrections Amendment Bill.
New Zealand First’s Short Sharp Sentence Amendment Bill has been plundered by the Government in its move to make prisoners work while behind bars.
Another government privacy breach has been revealed by New Zealand First.
New Zealand First congratulates the Corrections Department for finally settling a claim with RSA attack survivor Susan Couch but says the 11 year wait was far too long.
New Zealand First is calling on the Government to tighten controls at the Department of Corrections in the wake of a serious privacy breach where sensitive criminal information was mistakenly faxed