In the last few months, a correctional officer had his finger severed, another had his head stomped on and yet another was assaulted with feces thrown in her face by inmates.
Fraser Regional Correctional Centre
We will wait for the report from BC Corrections to see what they have done to ensure that FRCC has addressed these violations." — Dean Purdy, BCGEU Vice-President Corrections and Sheriff Services
The incident once again raises serious concerns about chronic overcrowding and increasing violence at B.C.’s provincial prisons.