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Listen now: BCGEU's Dean Purdy interview on rise of violence in B.C. prisons - BCGEU

Component 1 vice-president, Dean Purdy, gave a detailed interview to CFAX 1070 on Monday, October 7, 2019 about the crisis of rising violence in B.C. prisons including inmate violence against corrections officers. Listen to the interview here.

Media attention about the crisis has been growing since the start of the second phase of our Prison Safety Now campaign. To date, five rallies have been held around the province with more scheduled to take place over the next month.

For news and updates about the campaign, visit