OPSEU in the News
OPSEU in the News

Jails dangerous, neglected - correctional officers

Publication Date

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 12:30pm

An aging facility, inadequate mental health training are serious problems in North Bay - union.

OPSEU president Warren ‘Smokey’ Thomas says he wants to tour some troubled jails with Premier Doug Ford. Thomas says the system needs an injection of about $1 billion in new or retrofitted jails, better training and more correctional officers.

Read the full article on the North Bay Nugget website.