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Alcohol/Drugs/Gambling
Prison drug treatment trends 2024

There was a welcome 8% increase in the number of people starting drug/alcohol treatment in prison last year.

Prison
Prison Trends January 2024

January 2024 Offender Management Statistics show big increases in prison population, remands, prison punishments & licence recalls.

Prison
Muslims, prisons and mental health

Raheel Mohammed of Maslaha describes the new Coming Home service designed to help Muslims released from prison with their mental health issues.

Prison
Food matters in prisons

Food does matter if we want to create a more secure, and rehabilitative environment in prisons.

On Probation
The feminisation of probation

Matt Tidmarsh explores the demographic and cultural dynamics which have made probation a mainly female occupation.

Prison
Where next for our overcrowded prisons?

The Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology examines the prison population growth, its policy implications and the impact on people in prison.

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