The following are the latest Death in Custody investigation reports and action plans that have just been published Death of Mr Ricky England Wymott 19 05 2018 ONN 22 30 25 Death of Mr Ricky England Wymott 19 05 2018 ONN 22 30 25 AP Death of Mr Stephen Vine Wandsworth 11 04 2019 NC […]
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X-ray scanners are due to be installed in 16 of the country’s “most challenging” jails. Birmingham, Liverpool and Winchester will be the latest three prisons to receive the technology before it is rolled out to others later in the year. The “cutting edge” scanners, specially developed for the Prison Service, can produce “instant images from inside […]
Berwyn, Bristol, Hewell, Lancaster Farms, Leeds, Liverpool and Norwich to new equipment to tackle the smuggling of weapons, drugs and phones
Seven prisons have been announced as the recipients of new equipment to tackle the smuggling of weapons, drugs and phones as the Tories seek to position themselves as the party of law and order. Prisons Minister Lucy Frazer on Monday named the jails as the first to benefit from the Government’s £100 million investment announced […]
Strangeways: The Day the Roof Blew off – 30 years later why are we risking it again? Read the article and watch the video You are unauthorized to view this page.
The Prison Service must grip and support HMP Bristol to improve after years of decline and “seemingly intractable failure”, according to Peter Clarke, HM Chief Inspector of Prisons. Mr Clarke published a full report on an inspection of HMP Bristol in May and June 2019 which, at the time, identified such serious problems that the […]
The country’s most senior prison inspector has demanded the Justice Secretary take action over the squalid and dangerous conditions at HMP Bristol – issuing his fifth ever Urgent Notification. Peter Clarke invoked a rarely-used protocol forcing David Gauke to respond publicly after inspectors found high levels of violence, filthy cells and poor training and education. Mr Clarke […]