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New correctional officers help keep Far North Queensland communities safe

10 new Custodial Correctional Officers join the frontline of public safety 55 new CCOs have started at Lotus Glen Correctional Centre in past year Officers acknowledged for the National Medal and Long Service Good Conduct Medal Officers equipped with highest level of training and...

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Take a Look Inside: Mandy’s story

This week we take a look inside Mount Isa Community Corrections where Mandy works in the important role of Administration Officer. Mandy is the first point of contact for both new and existing supervised individuals during their rehabilitation journey. Lock in your future. Visit corrections.qld.gov.au/careers/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GVt2jtbMiMw...

Death in Custody – Woodford Correctional Centre

Queensland Corrective Services can confirm the death of a prisoner at Caboolture Hospital yesterday afternoon. The 51-year-old man had been incarcerated at Woodford Correctional Centre before being transported to hospital as a result of ongoing medical conditions.  QCS will assist the Queensland Police Service in preparing a...

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New correctional officers help keep South EastQueensland communities safe

17 new Custodial Correctional Officers join the frontline of public safety Officers equipped with the highest level of training, skills and support to work on the frontline of reducing re-offending Queensland Corrective Services offers many career paths   Queensland Corrective Services inducted 17 Custodial Correctional Officers...

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COVID restrictions eased for visitors

Great news! Visitors to our centres no longer need to wear masks, or prove they have been vaccinated against COVID-19. If you have tested positive to COVID in the past seven days, or someone in your household has tested positive in the past five days,  you won’t...

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New correctional officers help keep South East Queensland communities safe

16 new Custodial Correctional Officers join the frontline of public safety Officers equipped with the highest level of training, skills and support to work on the frontline of reducing re-offending Queensland Corrective Services offers many career paths   Queensland Corrective Services inducted 16 Custodial Correctional Officers...

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Courtney’s story

It's #takealookinside Tuesday. Courtney works as an Education Officer teaching and helping prisoners with anything from literacy and numeracy to short courses and degrees. She loves working in a job that makes a real difference to offenders and the community and commenced in an admin...

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Doug’s story

  Today’s #takealookinside Tuesday we travel to Lotus Glen Low Custody Correctional Centre to meet Doug. Doug is passionate about offenders returning to their families with job ready skills, being able to fit back into the community and live meaningful lives. Lotus Glen Low Custody farm is...

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New correctional officers improve community safety in Maryborough

• 14 new Custodial Correctional Officers join the frontline of public safety • Five officers recognised with prestigious National Medal • Officers equipped with the highest level of training, skills and support to work on the frontline of reducing re-offending Queensland Corrective Services inducted 14 Custodial Correctional Officers...