The head of the association which represents workers at the Frank Baxter Youth Detention Centre has called on the State Government to stop "dragging their heels" and introduce segregated facilities, as the current system was dangerous for inmates and prison guards. Police have brought all offenders off the rooftop of Kariong's Frank Baxter Centre, to end a riot that lasted for almost 24 hours.

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