Our reports

An inspection of Through the Gate resettlement services for short-term prisoners (October 2016)

Published: 04 October 2016

The impact of distance from home on children in custody (September 2016)

Published: 28 September 2016

This findings paper is part of a series which focuses on daily life in prisons and young offender institutions (YOIs). It summarises literature surrounding food in prison. (September 2016)

Published: 07 September 2016

This findings paper is part of a series which focuses on daily life in prisons and young offender institutions (YOIs). It summarises literature concerning the importance of prisoners maintaining relationships with the outside world and, in particular, with their family and friends. (August 2016)

Published: 23 August 2016

A short thematic report by HM Inspectorate of Prisons (July 2016)

Published: 08 July 2016

This findings paper is part of a series which focuses on daily life in prisons and young offender institutions (YOIs). It summarises literature surrounding peer support in prisons. (January 2016)

Published: 29 January 2016

This findings paper is part of a series which focuses on daily life in prisons and young offender institutions (YOIs). It summarises literature surrounding earning and spending money in prison. (January 2016)

Published: 29 January 2016

Changing patterns of substance misuse in adult prisons and service responses (December 2015)

Published: 18 December 2015

The first compendium of findings on the quality of services provided to victims by agencies within the criminal justice system, taken from individual and joint inspection reports published April 2014 to July 2015.

Published: 09 December 2015

This findings paper is part of a series which focuses on daily life in prisons and young offender institutions (YOIs). It summarises literature surrounding reception and the first 24 hours in prison. (November 2015)

Published: 26 November 2015