Young announces new measures to protect prison officers

Friday, October 19, 2018 - 19:15

National Security Minister Stuart young today announces new measures to protect the lives of prison officers.

 Addressing the Senate today Stuart Young says 200 new guns have been ordered for officers under the "keep and carry" arrangement.

Within the past two weeks, two prison officers have been killed leading the association to threaten a boycott.

 Reporter Urvashi Tiwari rRopnarine has more.