Corrective Services

PRISONS — DRUG AND ALCOHOL PROGRAMS

476. Hon ALISON XAMON to the minister representing the Minister for Corrective Services:

I refer to the provision of drug and alcohol programs in prisons.

(1)  Has there been any delay in the delivery of drug and alcohol programs as a result of the COVID-19 crisis?

(2)  Are drug and alcohol programs currently being offered in all prisons?

(3)  If no to (2), in which prisons are programs not running?

CORONAVIRUS — PRISONS

372. Hon ALISON XAMON to the minister representing the Minister for Corrective Services:

I refer to the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on prisons.

(1)  Given the current overcrowding in WA prisons, what measures have been undertaken to address the COVID-19 risk to prisoners and staff, including —

(a)  social distancing of prisoners more generally, and in particular of any prisoners who are unwell; and

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