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# irish-prison-officers - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Life as a prison officer in Mountjoy: 'When something is about to happen, you just feel it in the air'
# Inside Mountjoy
# Inside Mountjoy

Life as a prison officer in Mountjoy: 'When something is about to happen, you just feel it in the air'

Feb 13th 2018, 12:05 AM 54,725 Views 23 Comments

TheJournal.ie was given exclusive access to Mountjoy Prison last Friday.

# irish-prison-officers - Thursday 27 April, 2017

'Staff who have been seriously assaulted cannot get a conviction': Prison officers call for more support
# Irish Prison Officers
# Irish Prison Officers

'Staff who have been seriously assaulted cannot get a conviction': Prison officers call for more support

Apr 27th 2017, 3:00 AM 7,549 Views 17 Comments

POA general secretary John Clinton said that reduced staffing levels were increasing the risk for serving officers.

# irish-prison-officers - Thursday 12 March, 2015

'Irish prisons run smoothly on the goodwill of staff - that will end'
# Strike
# Strike

'Irish prisons run smoothly on the goodwill of staff - that will end'

Mar 12th 2015, 10:31 AM 8,415 Views 42 Comments

Voluntary duties are to be withdrawn from prison officers under industrial action voted on yesterday.

# irish-prison-officers - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Isolating 'puppet master' gang leaders should stem the supply of drugs in prisons
# Prison Officers
# Prison Officers

Isolating 'puppet master' gang leaders should stem the supply of drugs in prisons

Feb 7th 2015, 11:40 AM 10,606 Views 49 Comments

The Irish Prison Officers’ Association said the initiatives announced this week are nothing new.