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Prison Inspection: HMP Littlehey – safe and respectful with some excellent outcomes for prisoners but weaker on rehabilitation

View Updated HMP Littlehey Establishment Entry – with access to the new report View Full Inspection Rep… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs less than […]

HMP HEWELL – Worrying decline in standards on closed and open prison sites

Inspectors found a marked decline in treatment and conditions for prisoners at both the closed and open sites… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs less […]

HMP LEICESTER – Violence still a problem but clear evidence of improved conditions

 HMP Leicester, one of the oldest prisons in England and Wales, showed commendable signs of improvement in th… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs less […]

HMYOI COOKHAM WOOD – A YOI Which Continues to Improve

HMYOI Cookham Wood was well led and working effectively and confidently with the boys it held, said Peter Clar… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs […]

HMP/YOI THORN CROSS – A WELL-LED open PRISON

HMP/YOI Thorn Cross was a safe and decent prison with good work, training and education provision for prison… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs less […]

HMP WHATTON – SOME EXCELLENT WORK WITH HIGH-RISK OFFENDERS

HMP Whatton had a clear sense of purpose and was doing some excellent work to reduce the risks posed by the pr… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so […]

CRC and Through The Gate: “Delivery is poor and little to commend.”

The report reflects the findings of HM Inspectorate of Probation and HM Inspectorate of Prisons. Under the g… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs less […]

Children in Custody: Distance From Home – A Thematic Review.

Placing children in custody miles away from their home affected how many family visits they received, said Pet… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs less […]

HMP Forest Bank – A well-led local prison

HMP Forest Bank continues to manage the challenges it faces well and had improved further, said Peter Clarke, … Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs […]

HMP NOTTINGHAM – Still not safe despite some progress

                    HMP Nottingham There was still too much serious violence and disorder at HMP Nottingham d… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal […]

HMP ELMLEY – Safer & More Stable But More To Do

HMP Elmley was a safer and more stable prison, but had further improvements to make, said Martin Lomas, Deputy… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs […]

HMP & YOI BRONZEFIELD – A VERY GOOD AND IMPROVED WOMEN’S PRISON

HMP Bronzefield Women’s Prison HMP Bronzefield was a well-led prison with committed staff and had continued t… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs less than […]