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Women's remand facility to be built at Western Australia's male-only Hakea Prison

by Inspector of Custodial Services | Dec 15, 2014

Female prisoners will be housed at the male-only Hakea prison under a $20 million plan announced by the WA Government.

Western Australia's main women's prison, Bandyup, has been plagued by issues for the past decade, with thelatest report from the Inspector of Custodial Services finding it had been systemically and strategically neglected

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Read the  Report of an announced inspection of Bandyup Women's Prison