Spending on Victorian jails hits record high

By Henrietta Cook
Updated April 23 2018 - 8:29pm, first published January 29 2014 - 3:09pm

Spending on Victorian jails has hit a record high under the Napthine government's tough on crime agenda, with the state's spiralling prisoner population increasing by almost 12 per cent in the last three years.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.

or signup to continue reading

All articles from our website & app
The digital version of Today's Paper
Breaking news alerts direct to your inbox
Interactive Crosswords, Sudoku and Trivia
All articles from the other in your area

Get the latest Canberra news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.