Message from the Commissioner
07 January 2015
One of Australia’s leading prisoner reintegration facilities is to provide more opportunities to help young men break the cycle of reoffending.
05 January 2015
More than 40 artworks created inside WA prisons are on display at the Fremantle Prison Gallery until 2 March.
Report - Recidivism trends in Western Australia
This report provides an up to date analysis of recidivism trends in Western Australia.
The Recidivism trends in Western Australia with comparisons to national trends (PDF 424 KB) report includes comparisons with national trends and specific data relating to the impact of prison treatment programs.
Data indicates that Western Australia's recidivism rates have trended downwards over the last five years while there has been a slight increase at the national level.
The Honourable Joe Francis MLA is the Minister for Emergency Services, Corrective Services, Small Business and Veterans.