Escorted immigration removal flight to Nigeria and Ghana – progress but treatment can still be improved

Management of Operation Majestic, a regular escorted immigration removal flight from the UK to Nigeria and Ghana, had improved following inspectors’ criticism of previous flights, according to Peter Clarke, HM Chief Inspector of Prisons.

Published: 29 November 2018

Detainees under escort: Inspection of escort and removals to Nigeria and Ghana (31 July–1 August 2018)

Published: 29 November 2018

An inspection of Rainsbrook Secure Training Centre, undertaken jointly with Ofsted (2-12 October 2018)

Published: 27 November 2018

Peterborough men’s prison has much good practice to share with the wider service but was found by inspectors to have become less safe over the last three years because of the ravages of drugs and violence.

Published: 27 November 2018

An independent inspection of Maghaberry Prison has revealed ‘significant progress’ has been made creating a safer, more settled environment for prisoners and staff, three years after the high security facility was described as unsafe and unstable.

Published: 27 November 2018

Report on an unannounced inspection of HMP Peterborough (male) (9–19 July 2018)

Published: 27 November 2018

Report on an unannounced inspection of Maghaberry Prison (9-19 April 2018)

Published: 27 November 2018

TACT custody Expectations PDF (246.83 kB) TACT custody Expectations Word file (1.05 MB) Introduction Welcome to the first edition of Expectations: Criteria for assessing the treatment of and conditions for detainees in designated TACT custody suites, the standards by which we inspect outcomes for people detained for terrorism-related offences. The Expectations arise from the requirement […]

Published: 23 November 2018

HMP Send, a closed training prison for women, including many high-risk offenders, was found by inspectors to have kept up high standards of safety, respectful treatment and rehabilitation and release planning.

Published: 21 November 2018

Report on an unannounced inspection of HMP Send (18–29 June 2018)

Published: 21 November 2018