overcrowding

Elderly forced to wait for nursing home spots

premium_icon Elderly forced to wait for nursing home spots

Data has revealed the number of elderly waiting for nursing homes

Staff member's close call in jail

premium_icon Staff member's close call in jail

It is the latest incident in Queensland's overcrowded prisons

Thousands of patients going untreated

premium_icon Thousands of patients going untreated

Patients give up on overcrowded hospitals in droves

GPS plan to tackle youth detention crisis

premium_icon GPS plan to tackle youth detention crisis

Children could wear GPS trackers as the government attempts to reduce overcrowding...

Mum reveals terrifying ordeal in overcrowded hospital

premium_icon Mum reveals terrifying ordeal in overcrowded hospital

Mum speaks out after daughter’s nightmare hospital experience

RAW ROW: Green protesters face claims of creek stink

RAW ROW: Green protesters face claims of creek stink

"We are very serious about this sort of thing" Mayor

Why our prison system is costing you a fortune

Why our prison system is costing you a fortune

At $85,000 a head, being tough on crime costs you big time

Cure at last for Maryborough jail crowding

Cure at last for Maryborough jail crowding

Cure at last for Maryborough jail crowding Jail pressure to ease

Queensland jails bursting at the seams

Queensland jails bursting at the seams

Our jails bursting at the seams

Bleijie's 'double bunk' plan dangerous for prisoners and staff

Bleijie's 'double bunk' plan dangerous for prisoners and...

Prison union says violence will surge with shared cells

'Buddy cells' used as overcrowding continues at prison

'Buddy cells' used as overcrowding continues at prison

The Maryborough Correctional Centre is still overcrowded

Prisoners still doubling up in cells at M'boro jail

Prisoners still doubling up in cells at M'boro jail

There are 534 prisoners in custody, jail's built bed capacity is 516

Man stabbed in Christmas Day jail fight

Man stabbed in Christmas Day jail fight

A man was stabbed during a fight between two prisoners

Prisoners sleeping on temporary beds in overcrowded prison

Prisoners sleeping on temporary beds in overcrowded prison

Prison has bed capacity of 516 but 528 prisoners are in custody