Prison’s dangerous gang culture exposed in court

2013-11-06 00:00

THE dangerous culture of gangsterism and violence at Westville Prison has been laid bare by a case in the Pietermaritzburg high court, which has heard details of plans of a mass escape.

In the case before court yesterday, the Correctional Services Department is opposing an application by prisoner Kerwin Bruce, who wants a transfer from Kokstad’s Ebongweni C-Max prison to Westville, or another prison where his family can see him. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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