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Public order gardaí sent to Oberstown after staff threatened with boiling water
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Public order gardaí sent to Oberstown after staff threatened with boiling water

May 7th 2020, 2:50 PM 27,548 Views 28 Comments

A group of four residents barricaded themselves in the kitchen area of the facility.

Staff at Oberstown in row with management because they refused to bring detainee for ice cream
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Staff at Oberstown in row with management because they refused to bring detainee for ice cream

Aug 3rd 2018, 12:05 AM 58,038 Views 0 Comments

An ice cream van visits the campus every Thursday.

'Difficult days in youth detention facilities are a fact of life'
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'Difficult days in youth detention facilities are a fact of life'

Dec 23rd 2017, 7:45 AM 8,866 Views 10 Comments

However, Pat Bergin told TheJournal.ie that the system is more capable of handling those bad days now.

Call for reports into Oberstown youth detention centre to be published
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Call for reports into Oberstown youth detention centre to be published

Jul 6th 2017, 6:10 AM 5,316 Views 4 Comments

Last August saw a massive fire at the facility after young offenders climbed on the roof to protest.

A year after 'sea-change' is Ireland better at dealing with young offenders?
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A year after 'sea-change' is Ireland better at dealing with young offenders?

Jun 4th 2017, 10:00 PM 11,046 Views 16 Comments

And how are we doing it?

One child caught and returned to Oberstown but another is still on the run
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One child caught and returned to Oberstown but another is still on the run

May 31st 2017, 10:19 AM 11,338 Views 19 Comments

Three inmates had escaped on Monday.

Two young people remain missing after absconding from Oberstown campus
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Two young people remain missing after absconding from Oberstown campus

May 30th 2017, 10:06 AM 18,779 Views 19 Comments

Three residents had taken over an office on the campus.

After a fire, violence and a strike Oberstown 'making real progress'
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After a fire, violence and a strike Oberstown 'making real progress'

May 29th 2017, 12:01 PM 8,890 Views 6 Comments

The number of young people being detained in Oberstown has dropped over the past 12 months.

Oberstown management calls on staff to defer further strike action following disturbances
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Oberstown management calls on staff to defer further strike action following disturbances

Sep 1st 2016, 11:16 PM 15,169 Views 31 Comments

The Garda Emergency Response Unit (ERU) was called to the scene to quell Monday’s trouble, which saw a staff member injured.

'Stripped, tear-gassed and strapped to a chair': Shock at treatment of children in Australian detention centre
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'Stripped, tear-gassed and strapped to a chair': Shock at treatment of children in Australian detention centre

Jul 26th 2016, 9:37 AM 22,756 Views 42 Comments

A royal commission is being established after a TV investigation aired last night.