Inmates apprehended for allegedly smuggling contraband at Kingston's Joyceville Institution

Correctional officers at Joyceville Institution have seized a large quantity of contraband.

Correctional Service Canada says several inmates were apprehended while trying to smuggle hundreds of grams of tobacco and marijuana into the prison on July 14.

Prison farm supporter worries new Kingston farms may exploit prison labour

The institutional value of the items seized is estimated to be over $26,000.

Correctional officials are currently investigating the incident.

© 2019 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc.

You May Also Like

Top Stories