Boots boost community spirit

THE staff of Mount Gambier Prison are taking altruistic steps to help the less fortunate as well as fostering a sense of community within the correctional […]

Second chance given after suspended sentence breach

A MOUNT Gambier man found in possession of four push knives while serving a suspended sentence for a weapons-related crime has narrowly avoided time behind bars. Andrew David Howe, 34, appeared in the Mount Gambier[…]

Accused bailed despite lengthy disorderly history

A MOUNT Gambier man with a history of incidents at the Mount Gambier Hospital was released on bail last week despite another act of disorderly behaviour in the emergency department last month.As new details emerged[…]

Justice reform caution urged

A LOCAL solicitor is fearful a change to sentencing discount laws would lead to lengthy delays in court cases and put more pressure on the judicial […]

‘Vicious attacker’ jailed for assault

A MILLICENT man has been jailed for almost two years over an attack on his ex-partner which the sentencing magistrate described as “sustained and vicious”. Nicola […]

Smoking ban for SA prisons

THE State Government will support Cancer Council SA’s call to ban smoking in South Australian prisons by 2020[…]