Has the prison smoking ban actually worked?

Almost 75% of people entering the prison system are smokers - six times the rate of the general population

In 2015, the Metropolitan Remand Centre in Melbourne’s west was in flames.

During a 15-hour rampage, around 400 inmates attacked staff, trashed cells and prison facilities, and set objects on fire, racking up $12 million in damages in the largest prison riot in Victoria’s history.