Prison Posts

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Here you can find over 400 posts tracking every major development in our prisons since 2011. You can read prison safety statistics, find out about prison reform plans and (often lack of progress), positive developments and abject failures. If you’re looking for something in particular, try the search box below.

New Parole Board Rules

Parole Board Chief Exec Martin Jones talks us through a number of important changes designed to improve the parole system.

New prison incentives scheme

The MoJ’s new Incentives Policy Framework gives governors the flexibility to tailor programmes to fit their own prison.

Making the best use of time in prison

PRT’s Prisoner Policy Network discusses prisoner experiences of life behind the wall and their thoughts on what is needed to make best use of time served.

Modernising offender healthcare

The 10th anniversary of the Bradley Report finds we are slowly starting to make progress on the justice and health agenda.

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