Bennet Kwarrie one of the seven inmates who escaped from prison in Makhanda on Tuesday has been caught and detained.
The Department of Correctional Services has urged the public not to confront the dangerous inmates who escaped from a jail in Makhanda.
Former President Jacob Zuma’s 15-month sentence he was supposed to spend in jail expired on Friday, 7 October but he could still serve it.
An inmate in the Eastern Cape, who ‘flamboyantly’ shared pictures of himself while in prison, is in hot water after the photos went viral.
Two Correctional Services officials were tracing an absconded parolee when they were killed in cold blood on Tuesday morning.
Anni Dewani’s family says Zola Tongo’s parole sends a message that you can commit crime in SA but you won’t spend time in jail for it.
Former president Jacob Zuma and the Correctional Services Department have not filed their arguments to the SCA and have until 15:00 to do so.
After reviewing COVID-19 risk-adjusted strategies, the DCS decided to make a decision on prison visits for those who qualify.
‘People know that he hasn’t served the minium required time,’ said correctional services spokesperson Singabakgo Nxumalo on Brickz.
Almost 1000 tablets of Drugs were THIS close to ending up in the Durban Correctional Centre. A DCS official is now behind bars.
Five prisoners at a correctional facility in Mthatha, attacked four other inmates and officials during an exercise session on Tuesday
A Limpopo prisoner attempted to die by suicide during a raid at Thohoyandou Correctional Facility on Friday morning.
The body of 50-year-old Eunice Moloko, a correctional services officer, was discovered at the Leeuwkop COVID-19 isolation site on 10 August
Former president Zuma underwent a surgical procedure on Saturday and there is no indication of a discharge date as more procedure are scheduled.
The details are sketchy at this point, but the suspect is already serving time for murdering a woman in Durban in 2014
A female correctional services officer is believed to have been raped and stabbed dead inside Johannesburg’s Leeuwkop prison
An investigation has been launched following the death of a female official at the Leeuwkop Correctional Centre. Her body was found on Tuesday.
The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) has warned against the spreading of fake news, in light of Jacob Zuma’s incarceration
While former president Jacob Zuma is expected to serve 15 months in prison, he will be eligible for parole. Here’s what you need to know.
A viral video appearing to show inmates assaulting a prison official has been dismissed as an ill-advised attempt at theatre.
Both a prisoner and a guard at the Ncome facility in KZN are facing disciplinary action, after they were filmed having sex inside the jail.
The DCS placed the Helderstroom Correctional Centre in Caledon, Western Cape under lockdown after inmate infections began to spiral.
A manhunt has been launched following the escape of two sentenced prisoners from the Kgosi Mampuru II Correctional Centre.