Tag: Camp Street Prison

Construction of additional cells at Camp Street Prison recommences

Construction of additional cells at Camp Street Prison recommences

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- September 4, 2020

Director of Prisons, Gladwin Samuels The construction of additional cells at the Camp Street Prison has recommenced. This was disclosed ... Read More

Steel cells for Camp Street Prison on site

Steel cells for Camp Street Prison on site

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 4, 2019

– to be assembled soon ─ govt addressing current overcrowding at prisons across the country DPI, Guyana, Thursday, April 4, ... Read More

Funds cleared for Camp Street Prison reconstruction

Funds cleared for Camp Street Prison reconstruction

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 4, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, August 4, 2017 The Ministry of Public Security’s request of $756,159M for the cleanup and refurbishment of ... Read More

Transfer of Lusignan prisoners to new holding facility underway-Director of Prisons Samuels

Transfer of Lusignan prisoners to new holding facility underway-Director of Prisons Samuels

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 17, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 17, 2017 Approximately 200 prisoners, at the Lusignan facility, have been moved to the recently constructed ... Read More

Additional intake, no threat to Mazaruni prison functionality-Senior Supt. Hopkinson

Additional intake, no threat to Mazaruni prison functionality-Senior Supt. Hopkinson

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 17, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, July 17, 2017 Senior Superintendent and Officer in Charge of the Mazaruni Prison, Alexander Hopkinson is thankful ... Read More

Minister Ally met with late Prison Officer’s family-Mother believes efforts were made to save son’s life

Minister Ally met with late Prison Officer’s family-Mother believes efforts were made to save son’s life

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 11, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, July 11, 2017 Minister of Social Protection Amna Ally, last evening, visited relatives of the late Prison ... Read More

Gov’t, Law enforcement officers on top of Camp St. Fire situation

Gov’t, Law enforcement officers on top of Camp St. Fire situation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 10, 2017

DPI, Monday, July 10, 2017 Following the massive fire which affected the Georgetown prisons, President David Granger is urgings citizens ... Read More

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