COVID-19 update from Chief Inspector
Posted on: 28/04/20
Inspectors of Corrections play a critical role in ensuring the safety and wellbeing of people in the care of the Department of Corrections.
Office of the Inspectorate response to COVID-19
Posted on: 24/03/20
As New Zealand responds to COVID-19, the Office of the Inspectorate will continue its important work to ensure that all prisoners are treated in a way that is fair, safe, secure and humane.
Inspection Standards to guide prison inspections
Posted on: 28/02/20
The Office of the Inspectorate Te Tari Tirohia has released its Inspection Standards, which guide the way prisons are inspected.
Follow-up inspection report released for Manawatu Prison
Posted on: 19/02/20
The second phase of prison inspections begins with Manawatu Prison.
Northland Region Corrections Facility inspection report released
Posted on: 31/10/19
The report found Northland Region Corrections Facility generally provided a good environment in which prisoners’ needs were met.
Inspection report released for Tongariro Prison
Posted on: 26/09/19
Inspection report for Tongariro Prison found prisoners were kept safe and staff treated prisoners in a humane and respectful manner.