Correctional Services staff found a pack of suspected dangerous drugs hidden in the personal belongings of a visitor to an inmate remanded at Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre yesterday, a department spokesperson said today (February 29).
The case has been reported to the Police.
The spokesperson said, "The department takes every measure to prevent use of dangerous drugs at correctional institutions. We are committed to maintaining a drug-free environment for all people in its custody."
Ends/Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Issued at HKT 15:10