Canberra prison riot at Alexander Maconochie Centre as disturbance prompts emergency response

Steve Evans
By Steve Evans
Updated November 10 2020 - 7:08pm, first published 10:00am
ACT Fire and Rescue crews attend a disturbance at the Alexander Maconochie Centre on Tuesday evening. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Police, ambulance and fire crews were dealing with a serious outbreak of violence at the Alexander Maconochie Centre on Tuesday night.


Steve Evans

Steve Evans


Steve Evans is a reporter on The Canberra Times. He's been a BBC correspondent in New York, London, Berlin and Seoul and the sole reporter/photographer/paper deliverer on The Glen Innes Examiner in country New South Wales. "All the jobs have been fascinating - and so it continues."

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