Category: Correctional Services

Foreign national dies during investigation

admin- May 14, 2018

A man believed to be a foreign national was reportedly dead while being transported to the national referral hospital after collapsing inside the Rove detention ... Read More

Prisoner mistakenly released early from Rove, recaptured

admin- April 16, 2018

A prison compound. Photo: An inmate at the Rove Correctional Centre who was discharged early last month due to the miscalculation of his release ... Read More

Correctional officers accused of smuggling drugs into Rove prison

admin- January 20, 2018

A former inmate at the Rove Correctional Centre has accused correctional officers at the facility of misconduct. The young ex-prisoner, who requested anonymity, told SIBC ... Read More

Ragomo joins Christmas celebration with inmates and families

admin- December 8, 2017

Guest of honour Elliot Ragomo at a Christmas party for inmates at the Rove facility Inmates at the Rove Correctional Centre in Honiara today held ... Read More

New juvenile detention center to be constructed

admin- June 7, 2017

The planned juvenile detention center will be built at Tetere, North Guadalcanal  Government initiative to build a juvenile detention center at Tetere, North Guadalcanal is ... Read More


admin- January 5, 2017

Police Commissioner Frank Prendergast talking to the media. Photo credit: SIBC. Police are investigating circumstances surrounding very serious injuries sustained by the two prison escapees ... Read More


admin- January 4, 2017

The Correctional Service facility at Auki, Malaita Province. Photo credit: SIBC. Police in Auki have apprehended the two men who escaped the Auki Correctional Service ... Read More