Corrections officer terminated, five suspended – over alleged assault on a remand inmate

Commissioner of Corrections Commander Francis Kean (right) and President of the Methodist Church in Fiji, Reverend Epineri Vakadewavosa at a recent official event on the signing of an MoU to improve the effectiveness of rehabilitation of ex-offenders who are members of the Methodist Church. Picture: FT FILE/ATU RASEA

THE Fiji Corrections Service has terminated the contract of one of its officers and suspended five others following their alleged involvement in the brutal beating of an inmate. Confirming this, Corrections Commander Francis Kean said the alleged incident occurred at the Suva Remand Centre on October 10, 2018. “We have concluded our internal investigations, which […]

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