Protest over black deaths in custody

Victoria moves to overhaul investigation process of deaths in custody

The Victorian Coroners Court has announced it will fast-track investigations into Indigenous deaths in custody as part of an  overhaul. The changes announced include: the coroners will immediately attend the scene of an Indigenous death in custody; a specialist Koori court […]

Strip search arrest

Indigenous People in Regional Communities Targeted by Strip Searches

Data has revealed that Indigenous people in NSW regional communities are excessively targeted with invasive police strip searches. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in New South Wales are disproportionately targeted for police strip searches. Redfern Legal Centre revealed that […]

US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Champion of women’s rights Ruth Bader Ginsburg passes

US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away over the weekend, leaving a large hole in the hearts of many Americans. The 87-year-old justice lost her battle due to complications with pancreatic cancer, while still sitting on the bench. […]

The Clink Podcast - Stories of Redemption

The Clink host Brent Simpson takes the hot seat

This week on The Clink, host Brent Simpson takes his turn at telling the story of his redemption. The ex-bikie enforcer and father of four is interviewed by his producer, adding his voice to the stories men taking back their […]

Dog used for prisoner rehabilitation

Puppies and dogs reduce prisoners re-offending

New research has outlined how the use of domestic dogs in prison could help reduce the recidivism rates of prisoners. A study from the University of Southern Queensland found that prisoners who are at risk of re-offending are less likely […]

Man shot by Victorian Police in Melbourne

Victorian Police have shot a man who allegedly had an “edged” weapon in Melbourne this morning. . The man was shot at the Lilydale Marketplace shopping centre in Melbourne’s outer eastern suburbs around 8:45 this morning. Ambulance Victoria said paramedics […]

The Clink Podcast - Stories of Redemption

Russell Manser – The Story of Redemption on The Clink

Russell Manser – The Story of Redemption on The Clink This week on The Clink, host Brent Simpson talks to Russell Manser about his road to redemption. By age 14, Russell was sent to the notorious Daruk Boys’ Home, where […]