The Liberals’ Vicki Dunne is stamping her feet that Labor’s Joy Burch has nothing to say about the troubled Bimberi youth detention centre:
“Bimberi opened about 18 months ago, but already there is a litany of serious incidents, the latest being one involving serious self harm,” Mrs Dunne said.
Mrs Dunne noted there have been:
· multiple breaches of security by detainees;
· a range of serious assaults on staff;
· lock downs of detainees; and
· incidents of self harm.
“Some of these incidents have resulted in retrofitting measures such as electric security fencing.
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It would be nice to hear what’s being done to fix it.