birmingham prison

HMP Birmingham – a mixed bag of some progress in tackling violence and squalor, but weaknesses in education and management of sex offenders

HMP Birmingham has made reasonable progress in tackling the violence, drug use and squalor evident… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its 30,000 documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, comprehensive prison entries and so much more costs less than the price of a single cup of coffee a week. View our Membership Plans to […]

Birmingham Prison – brought back under permanent MOJ control

Birmingham prison is being brought back in-house permanently after it plunged into crisis under pr… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its 30,000 documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, comprehensive prison entries and so much more costs less than the price of a single cup of coffee a week. View our Membership Plans to sign up […]

Deaths in Custody: The Noose Around The Ombudsman’s Neck

pdf version open letter from Mark Leech The Editor of The Prisons Handbook for England and Wales,… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its 30,000 documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, comprehensive prison entries and so much more costs less than the price of a single cup of coffee a week. View our Membership […]

HM Chief Inspector of Prisons renews call for an independent inquiry as to how HMP Birmingham descended into appalling, chaotic conditions in just 18 months.

Inmates at one of Britain’s largest jails walked around “like zombies” while high on drugs in scenes… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its 30,000 documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, comprehensive prison entries and so much more costs less than the price of a single cup of coffee a week. View our Membership […]

Birmingham prison action plan published – as MOJ Reject HMIP Calls For Urgent Inquiry

Ministry of Justice Rejects Calls By Chief Inspector for Inquiry Into Birmingham 200 prisoners… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its 30,000 documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, comprehensive prison entries and so much more costs less than the price of a single cup of coffee a week. View our Membership Plans to sign […]

Birmingham Prison – A Troubled History

HMP Birmingham, one of the country’s largest jails, has seen soaring drug-fuelled violence and serio… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its 30,000 documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, comprehensive prison entries and so much more costs less than the price of a single cup of coffee a week. View our Membership Plans to […]

HMP BIRMINGHAM: BANG TO WRITES

“The first priority of any prison should be to keep those who are held or work there safe, in this r… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its 30,000 documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, comprehensive prison entries and so much more costs less than the price of a single cup of coffee a […]

“Asleep At The Wheel” Says Chief Inspector of Prisons

Mark Leech: “Where the hell was the Ministry of Justice ‘Controller’?” The prisons watchdog has acc… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its 30,000 documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, comprehensive prison entries and so much more costs less than the price of a single cup of coffee a week. View our Membership Plans […]

Ministry of Justice Take Over Control of HMP Birmingham

Staff at one of Britain’s largest prisons were found asleep or locked in offices during an inspectio… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its 30,000 documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, comprehensive prison entries and so much more costs less than the price of a single cup of coffee a week. View our Membership […]