New Levin Community Corrections Site Officially Opens

A new purpose-built Community Corrections site in Levin has modern and safe facilities, benefitting staff and visitors.

Latest News View news from: 2017 2016

  • Media release

    22 March 2018

    Corrections making major investment in Arohata (Upper Prison) upgrade

    Corrections acknowledges the Ombudsman’s independent assessment of Arohata (Upper Prison) with Corrections making significant progress on the 25 recommendations.

  • News

    14 March 2018

    Literacy programme for people on remand

    Correction’s prison literacy programme is now being delivered to people on remand at Christchurch Men’s Prison.

  • News

    13 March 2018

    Missed the live Q&A session?

    Watch the video of the broadcast on our YouTube channel and find out what it's like working on the inside.

  • Media release

    02 March 2018

    Creative attempt to smuggle drugs thwarted

    Contraband items including a cellphone and cannabis were found hidden inside a painting during a routine check of incoming prisoner mail at Rimutaka Prison.

  • News Corrections project

    26 October 2016

    Prison Capacity Programme – Phase 2

    Cabinet has given approval to future proof New Zealand’s prison network in response to growing prisoner numbers. An additional 1800 prisoners places are to be provided by 2021.