Following the death of remand prisoner Liam Ashley in 2006, the ombudsman investigated the practices of the Department of Corrections regarding transport of prisoners and published a detailed report. These photographs, included in the report, showed the cramped, dirty and potentially dangerous interior of a typical prison van. The report found numerous shortcomings in the way prisoners were transported and made a number of recommendations for improvements.
Using this item
This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.