In the last decade there has been a sixty percent increase in female prisoners all throughout Australia.
With this rate, there are a growing number of women according to CEDA’s report that are trapped in the system that is perpetuating the disadvantage that brought them into the system in the first place
Produced By: Alana Su-Navratil
Featured In Story: Ember Corpuz, Economy and Policy Researcher, Committee for Economic Development of Australia, University of Adelaide
First aired on The Wire, Tuesday 28 February 2023