You won’t believe what made it into this prision…
A hunting knife and an axe were among contraband items seized by Corrective Services NSW officers at a Hunter prison.
The contraband blitz resulted in five visitors being charged and seven prevented from entering Cessnock Correctional Centre.
During the search operation, officers assisted by contraband detection-dogs found items including:
- 54 grams of cannabis
- 2 grams of methamphetamine
- 1 x glass smoking implement
- 11.5 grams of tobacco
- 21 syringes
- 1 x axe
- 1 x hunting knife
- 2 x pocket knives
Some of the items were retrieved from visitor vehicles.