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The Department of Justice collects and stores data and statistics, and produces a range of publications about corrections.

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Celebrating our dedicated corrections staff

The Department of Justice is proud to celebrate National Corrections Day on Friday 18 January.

This special day acknowledges corrections staff across Western Australia for their efforts in keeping the community safe and helping to rehabilitate offenders.

Banksia Hill detainees full of beans in hospitality training program

Today is National Corrections Day, with the focus this year on ‘working corrections’.

One of the programs showcased during this week was the hospitality training provided by staff to young detainees at Banksia Hill Detention Centre.

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National Corrections Day

National Corrections Day

On 18 January 2019, Australia celebrates National Corrections Day, which recognises the valuable contribution corrections workers make to our community. Corrections workers keep our community safe by ensuring the safety and security of offenders and helping them break the cycle of crime.

Our Minister

The Honourable Francis Logan MLA is the Minister for Emergency Services and Corrective Services.


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Annual Report 2017-2018

Annual Report 2017-201

In the 2017/2018 financial year, the former Departments of the Attorney General and Corrective Services merged to become the Department of Justice. The Department produces a range of reports and publications, which included the inaugural Justice 2017/2018 annual report.

The annual report provides an overview of the Department’s operations and its compliance with policy and legislation. In line with State Government policy, the report is only available online.