March 2008 Archives (News & Press Releases)

6th March 2008

IPRT Welcomes Announcement of Child Detention Plans

The Irish Penal Reform Trust today welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Children of the Government's decision to build a national child detention facility that will house all child offenders. IPRT strongly hopes that today's announcement will make redundant the contingency plans of the Minister for Justice, Equality and… Read more

26th March 2008

IPRT and Refugee Council concerned at immigration detention plans

Irish Refugee Council and the Irish Penal Reform Trust disturbed at plan for detention centre in new jail Read more

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