Time for WA to stop jailing fine defaulters

The Deaths in Custody Watch Committee (DICWC) welcomes the recent report into fine default by the Office of the Inspector of Custodial Services (OICS) which points out that millions of dollars spent on incarcerating fine defaulters would be better directed into facil

Cell checks '99% compliant' after death

Police bosses in Broome have changed lock-up procedures since an Aboriginal woman was found dead in a cell at the station more than three years ago.

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