26 May 2021

Waikeria prisoners displaced after early 2021 disruption

From Morning Report, 8:50 am on 26 May 2021

A community group is working to support whanau of prisoners displaced after the Waikeria uprising.

People Against Prisons Aotearoa says more than 200 people were transferred to prisons around the country following the protest.

It says family relationships are vital for reintegration into society when people leave prison.

People Against Prisons Aotearoa spokesperson Emilie Rakete spoke to Susie Ferguson.