Prison Officer caught with contraband


    A prison officer is scheduled to appear before a Magistrate today, after allegedly being found with contraband while on duty on at the Golden Grove Prison on January 2nd.

    The 49 year old alleged had on him three cell phones, a headphones, a phone charger, a pack of cigarettes and duct tape containing marijuana phones.

    Prison officials received information that an officer was trafficking illegal items within the prison system.

    An exercise was conducted which resulted in the accused being searched and the prison officials allegedly finding the prohibited items.