Tag: Director of Prisons Gladwin Samuels

Ministry of Home Affairs Press Release

Ministry of Home Affairs Press Release

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 28, 2020

The Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Robeson Benn has been briefed by the Director of Prisons, Mr. Gladwin Samuels regarding ... Read More

Inmates to be released in light of COVID-19 pandemic

Inmates to be released in light of COVID-19 pandemic

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 15, 2020

—to address overcrowding DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 15, 2020 Director of Prisons Gladwin Samuels has disclosed that inmates have begun ... Read More

Proactive measures taken to keep COVID-19 out prisons

Proactive measures taken to keep COVID-19 out prisons

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 29, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, March 29, 2020 The Guyana Prison Service is taking proactive measures to ensure the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) ... Read More

Intensive manhunt underway as 13 more prisoners tunnel out of Lusignan, “we are in a total war”- Minister Ramjattan

Intensive manhunt underway as 13 more prisoners tunnel out of Lusignan, “we are in a total war”- Minister Ramjattan

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 24, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 24, 2017 The Joint Services have intensified efforts to apprehend a total of seventeen prisoners, following ... Read More

Health Minister and Director of prisons visits injured Prison warden

Health Minister and Director of prisons visits injured Prison warden

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 12, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Minister within the Ministry of Public Health Dr. Karen Cummings and Director of Prisons ... Read More

Many of the CoI recommendations implemented or ongoing- Capital investment needed for completion

Many of the CoI recommendations implemented or ongoing- Capital investment needed for completion

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 12, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Director of Prisons acting, Gladwin Samuels has refuted claims that there has been no ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.