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Poor culture and not enough staff in ACT's prison system: report

Jasper Lindell
By Jasper Lindell
Updated April 7 2022 - 7:52am, first published 4:30am
The Alexander Maconochie Centre, Canberra's prison. Picture: Karleen Minney

Canberra's prison does not have enough staff to operate adequately and the system has a poor staff culture with a lack of management skills leading to negativity, a damning review has found.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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