Tag: Lusignan Prison

$3B Lusignan Prison nears completion

$3B Lusignan Prison nears completion

- September 28, 2022

The multi-billion-dollar rehabilitation of the Lusignan Prison is set to be completed soon and will see a massive reduction in ... Read More

Construction of Lusignan Prison 70 per cent complete

Construction of Lusignan Prison 70 per cent complete

- January 21, 2022

The construction of the Lusignan Prison is moving apace and is expected to be completed by the end of the ... Read More

Projects for relocation of women prisoners, construction of infirmary underway

Projects for relocation of women prisoners, construction of infirmary underway

- November 20, 2021

The relocation of women prisoners to the Lusignan Prison, as well as the construction of an infirmary at this East ... Read More

Construction of $1.2B Lusignan Prison on schedule for February completion

Construction of $1.2B Lusignan Prison on schedule for February completion

- October 13, 2021

The construction of the new Lusignan Prison is on track for its February 2022 deadline Director of Prisons (ag) Nicklon ... Read More

Medical teams dispatched to three prisons to treat Covid positive inmates

Medical teams dispatched to three prisons to treat Covid positive inmates

- January 28, 2021

─positive inmates isolated from general population ─prison officers in home isolation Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says the ... Read More

14 virtual Courtrooms launched at Lusignan Prison

14 virtual Courtrooms launched at Lusignan Prison

- December 28, 2020

- to provide speedier trials for inmates Fourteen ‘virtual Courtrooms’ were today opened at the Lusignan Prison, East Coast Demerara, ... Read More

Works underway to ease Lusignan Prison overcrowding

Works underway to ease Lusignan Prison overcrowding

- November 25, 2020

Rehabilitation works have started at the Lusignan Prison to provide adequate spacing for inmates in light of the COVID-19 preventative ... Read More

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