ministry of justice

Grade 7 senior civil servant stole £1.7m from Ministry of Justice

A civil servant who stole more than £1.7 million from the Ministry of Justice to buy a lavish home and cars has been jailed for three-and-a-half years. Allan Williams, 37, masterminded a “sophisticated” fraud by setting up payments to a fake company for two years. Williams, who as a Grade 7 civil servant would be earning £50,000-£60,000 a year, […]

Workforce Management Information: MOJ and HMPPS

Information on the Ministry of Justice, its agencies and executive non-departmental public bodies’ paybills. Download Workforce Management Information: MInistry of Justice: August 2019, published 5th November 2019 You are unauthorized to view this page.

MP Calls For Grayling ‘Spin Machine’ Probe

A Whitehall whistleblower has claimed the Justice Secretary, Chris Grayling, has ordered advisers to vet all answers given by his department to official parliamentary questions to ensure a “favourable reply” is provided. In a letter to shadow justice secretary Sadiq Khan MP, the “concerned official” claims Ministry of Justice (MoJ) staff at all levels are […]

MoJ Fined £140,000 For Prisoner Data Blunder

The Ministry of Justice is to be fined £140,000 by the data watchdog after the personal details of all 1,182 prisoners at a jail were mistakenly emailed to inmates’ families. A spreadsheet containing sensitive information including names, ethnicity, addresses, sentence length, release dates and details of the offences by all inmates at HMP Cardiff was […]