Inspection Reports

An organisation that works with troubled children and young people in North West London is performing well in challenging circumstances, according to inspectors.

Published: 18 December 2019

HM Inspectorate of Probation led an inspection of Croydon Youth Offending Service (YOS), accompanied by colleagues from the police, education and health and social care inspectorates. Inspectors looked at 12 aspects of the YOS’s work and has given an overall ‘Requires improvement’ rating.

Published: 17 December 2019

A Leicester organisation that works with children and young people who have offended is performing well despite significant changes to its staffing, according to inspectors.

Published: 05 November 2019

A Leeds organisation that works with troubled children and young people has many strengths but also some notable gaps, according to inspectors.

Published: 01 November 2019

Inspectors have found youth offending services are providing inconsistent supervision and support to children and young people who have committed minor offences.

Published: 15 October 2019

Inspectors have found a significant performance gap between the public-sector National Probation Service (NPS) and private-sector Community Rehabilitation Companies (CRCs).

Published: 10 October 2019

A probation service in the South West of England ‘requires improvement’ but is starting to make progress under new management, according to inspectors.

Published: 26 September 2019

A service that works with troubled children and young people in East London ‘requires improvement’, according to inspectors.

Published: 13 September 2019

A probation service in East Anglia is not supervising offenders effectively and must do more to manage potential risks, according to inspectors.

Published: 11 September 2019

The probation service that manages high-risk offenders in the South East and East of England requires improvement, according to inspectors.

Published: 04 September 2019