Media contacts for Criminal Justice Joint Inspection

For queries about a particular joint inspection, please contact the lead inspectorate’s press office:


The Attorney General’s Office (AGO) provides a press office service for HMCPSI.

During usual working hours you can call us on 020 7271 2484 / 2465 / 2440

Alternatively you can email (E-mail address)

If you would like to get in touch out of hours, please call our out of hours pager on 07623 946 316


The HMIC Press Office is open for enquiries from members of the press and media on Mondays to Fridays between 8.30am – 5.00pm on 020 3513 0600. Outside of these times, a contact number is available for the press and media only. Please call 07836 217 729 if your query is urgent.

You can also email us.

The HMIC Press Office email inbox (E-mail address) is regularly checked during opening hours and enquiries will be responded to as quickly as possible.

HMI Prisons

For media enquiries contact:

John Steele
Press and Media Relations Manager

07880 787452

HMI Probation

For media enquiries, please contact (E-mail address) or 07889 405930.