Thematic Reviews

Damning Thematic Review on Separation of Children in YOI’s

Children are being held in “harmful” solitary confinement behind bars, with some let out of their cells for just 15 minutes a day, according to a damning report. The Chief Inspector of Prisons Peter Clarke has called for a “major overhaul” of the policy of separating children in young offender institutions (HMYOIs), saying this effectively […]

Action Plan issued in response to Thematic Review that concluded ‘children leaving custody were being set up to fail’

  In October 2019 HM Inspectorate of Probation (HMIProb) issued a thematic inspection of Youth Resettlement Work in the Community  which concluded children leaving custody were being ‘set up to fail’ through lack of support. HMIProb have now issued a robust Action Plan to address these failings. Background: In the Thematic Review HM Inspectorate of […]

Thematic Review: Youth Resettlement HMIP Action Plan

Policy paper issued: Thematic Review: Youth Resettlement HMIP action plan Youth Resettlement HMIP action plan Youth Resettlement Work Report The Action Plan is issued in response to the joint inspection report of Youth Resettlement Work Report by HM Inspectorate of Probation and HM Inspectorate of Prisons. You are unauthorized to view this page.

Full List of Thematic Reviews from the Prisons Inspectorate

Social care in prisons in England and Wales Social care in prisons in England and Wales – a thematic report (October 2018) Close supervision centre system follow-up inspection Report on an announced thematic follow-up inspection of the close supervision centre system (4–8 December 2017) Incentivising and promoting good behaviour This thematic report explores how incentives […]