12 Apr 2024

Corrections Department investigating tangi shooting

From Midday Report, 12:42 pm on 12 April 2024

The Corrections Department is investigating an incident yesterday in which officers were forced to barricade themselves inside a van with a prisoner after the van's tyres were slashed and shots were fired at a tangi in Waikato. Deputy Commissioner of Men's Prisons at the Department of Corrections Neil Beales spoke to Charlotte Cook.