Neil Beales

Neil Beales is the Corrections Department's Chief Custodial Officer.

Mar 28, 2017

Yes, bed restraints were overused in some prisons. No, it wasn't 'torture'

An Ombudsman's report revealed some serious issues with the use of tie-down beds in New Zealand's prisons. What it didn't show was that their use amounts to torture, says Corrections Chief Custodial Officer Neil Beales.

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