Albany Prison Riots

$15,000 of Damages

Albany Prison Riots

After causing almost $15,000 worth of damages, five guards from Albany Regional Prison were allegedly assaulted after inmates ran riot.

The riot led to three prisoners being charged with a total of 19 offences.

The the cost of damages were allegedly caused after CCTV, fridges, televisions, toasters, lights and windows were damaged and mattresses, sheets and clothing were set on fire.