Kōrero: Prisons

Rimutaka Prison control room

Rimutaka Prison control room

This is the control room at Rimutaka Prison in Upper Hutt in 2008. Prison security is maintained by sophisticated electronic systems, closed-circuit television, video and microwave motion detectors and cellphone jammers. Since the opening of the maximum-security prison at Pāremoremo, Auckland, in 1969, security systems in New Zealand prisons have become more sophisticated and technically advanced.

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Department of Corrections

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Peter Clayworth, 'Prisons - Prisons in a changing society, 1949–1990', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/36770/rimutaka-prison-control-room (accessed 9 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Peter Clayworth, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012