On Tuesday 17th November 2009 Client Services Manager G.Jacobsen was called to Zone Room at approximately 17.55hrs by CSO H.Raimona, This room houses Client s. 47F(1) Cso Raimona was asking Client s. 47F(1) if he was ok, Cso Raimona then noticed some cuts on the Clients Left Wrist First Aid was administered on the superficial wounds, At 18.00 Client s. 47F(1) was to be moved to Zone C and placed on Constant Obs. I submit this report for your information and attention. G.Jacobsen.
Client transferred to Zone C after self harm attempt, placed on constant watch at 1802hrs on 16-11-09. Client has declined offers of food since placement in Zone C. It is unclear if client had lunch prior to placement. Food has and is been continuously offered to the client but he has declined all offers. However he is taking fluids including fruit juices. Client is communicating with personal Officer. The client has been observed spending extensive time reading the bible which given his self harm attempts, is concerning.
Client stated to Psychologist that he intended to commit suicide
On Thursday 19th November 2009Client Services Manager Nelson Meechan was informed by Ihms Manager Ivan De Santanna that Client s. 47F(1) had stated that he was going to commit suicide by eating soap and other chemicals in his suicide attempt. a SASH Meeting was convened where it was decided that Client s. 47F(1) would be placed on const observations and relocated to Zone C. I submit this report for your attention Nelson Meechan
Client informed SERCO staff that he was unable to keep up the speed of the treadmill that he was operating. He fell from the machine grazing his right knee. s. 47F(1) endered first aide and informed Duty Manager G Tolley. The client declined any further medical treatment.
On Sunday 22nd November at 13.00hrs Duty Operations Manager Nelson Meechan was alerted to a Fire Alarm, He was informed that the Alarm was coming from Room 1 Zone A which houses Client s. 47F(1) When Mr Meechan arrived a the room he could smell cigarette smoke he asked the clients if they were smoking in the room they said yes, Mr Meechan then informed then of the Code Of Conduct,. At approximately 13.07 hrs the Melbourne Fire Brigade arrived on site Senior Station Officer Mathews asked to to be taken to Zone A, On his arrival, Mr Mathews was satisfied that all was safe, All alarms were re-set and the response was stood down at 13.17. At 13.18 all fire units left site I submit this report for your information and attention Duty Operarations Manager Nelson Meechan
On Monday 23rd November 2009 Duty Operations Manager Nelson Meechan was called to Zone E where a client informed him that he had found a knife, The knife was about 10 inches in length and was rusted in parts it appeared that the knife had been secreted for a period of time . THe knife was placed in an evidence bag and handed to Operations Manager Ron Grinter. I submit this report for your information and attention. Nelson Meechan
On Tuesday 24th November CSM.N.Meechan was informed by DIAC Officer Felicity Wicks that Client s. 47F(1) was in possession of a contraband item namely a cigarette lighter , Mr Meechan after being informed by Miss Wicks approached Client s. 47F(1) n Zone B and asked if he had a cigarette lighter, Client s. 47F(1) said yes and handed Mr Meechan the lighter. THe lighter was then disposed off in a rubbish bin . I submit this report for your attention . Nelson .Meechan . Client Services Managaer
Client reported to SERCO staff at about 0800 on 26Nov09 that he had injured his left ankle playing volley ball on the previous night at about 1930hrs. Medical staff are in attendance and examing the client.
On Saturday 28th November 2009 CSM.N.Meechan was called to Zone Room 55 where he was informed that a window security screen in room 55 was damaged , The Client housed in that room was asked if he had damaged the window he said no , It was damaged when he moved in . A officer and Maintanence form was submitted. Nelson Meechan Client Services Manager
Client s. 47F(1) informed staff that he is not going to eat.
informed staff that he is not going Client s. 47F(1) informed staff that he is not going to eat. Client stated he is on a hunger strike, client placed in Zone C on constant observations, client is to be reviewed daily by medical staff.
Client s. 47F(1) had not consumed solid food for over 24 hours, he has been taking fluids on a regular basis. Food has been presented to the client at meal times. Medical are monitoring this situation.
SERCO GM P Rennie noticed ex Client s. 47F(1) talking to 2 males, one of which was a journalist. GM Rennie was informed by the men that more media was to be expected. GM Rennie asked the men to move of the commonwealth property, which they did. There was no more media activity on the MIDC.
Client s. 47F(1) sked for the staple food order that he had placed. The kitchen staff handed Client s. 47F(1) the bag of items, Client s. 47F(1) asked where is the rest of the food, it was explained to Client s. 47F(1) that those items were not part of the staple food request form and are required to be purchased on special buys. With this Client s. 47F(1) became abusive to the kitchen staff and throw the food he had collected on the floor in the corner and then left.
Client s. 47F(1)informed the A/Operations manager Ron Grinter that he has not eaten for a number of days. A/OM Grinter asked s. 47F(1) why and he stated that he can not eat the food here and that the company does not supply the food. A/OM Grinter explained that the company Serco supplies three meals per day and he can get other food on request for snacks by way of a request form. s. 47F(1) said that he can not eat the food. A/OM Grinter then placed s. 47F(1) on 30/60 observations and explained to him as to why he has been placed on SASH.
IHMS staff member s. 47F(1) had tried to bring alcohol on site. IHMS s. 47F(1) was informed that Alcohol was not allowed on site and that he would have to place these items in a locker or return them to him vehicle. S. 47F(1) placed the items in a locker.
At approximately 0436 Saturday 26th December 2009 there was an attempted escape from MIDC. Client s. 47F(1) and Client s. 47F(1) broke through a window in room 56 and attempted to climb over the palisade fence.
A/OM Ron Grinter and CSO E. Martin entered room 1 zone B, and found Client s. 47F(1) with an IPhone. Client s. 47F(1) as informed that this was a prohibated item and is required to be placed in his valvuables box in property.
Client s. 47F(1) made a threat to self harm if removed from Australia.
At about 1400hrs s. 47F(1) was given his removal instructions by DIAC removals staff.s. 47F(1)became upset and stated that "the only way I am going is in a coffin". When the DIAC interview was finished the client was interviewed by a member of the mental health team Mr O NCUBE. As a result of that interview the client was placed on constant observations, the observations commenced at 1425hrs. Mr Grinter instructed that the cliwent be placed in Zone Colac.