Oscar Pistorius moves prisons to begin dialogue with Reeva’s family

"It has been verified by the DCS that Oscar Pistorius has been transferred to a correctional facility in…

Newcastle juvenile prisoners escape foiled by fast thinking officials

"The Ekuseni Correctional Services leaders and team are raising the bar. This follows two foiled prison…

Empangeni max prison raid reveals security failures and deviant conduct

"A raid at Empangeni's Qalakabusha Maximum Correctional Centre revealed a distressing picture of rampant contraband smuggling."

DA hits the roof following Zuma’s medical parole

"According to the Department of Correctional Services, former President Jacob Zuma has officially been placed on…

Two KZN Correctional Officials dismissed, following sex tape leaking onto social media

"The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) has dismissed two officials from Ncome Correctional Facility in KwaZulu-Natal…

Inmate allegedly killed by nine Glencoe prison wardens, Correctional Services responds

"Despite the wardens attempting to ensure inmates remained silent, one managed to notify the family of…

Watch: Illegal videos undermine Correctional Officials, Department to take action

"In a statement, the DCS explains it is aware of the videos making rounds on social…