Dylan Voller is shown hooded and strapped into a chair in 2015
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Australia's Turnbull 'shocked' by juvenile detention abuse video

A teenager who has become the face of a juvenile detention scandal has thanked Australians for their support.

Images of Dylan Voller cuffed to a mechanical restraint chair drew widespread condemnation after they were aired on television.

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull on Tuesday convened a royal commission to examine treatment of juvenile inmates in the Northern Territory.

Phil Mercer reports.

  • 27 Jul 2016
Go to next video: Would you employ me?