Her Majesty¡¯s Prison and Probation Service

Latest from the Her Majesty¡¯s Prison and Probation Service

  1. IAP Keeping Safe Conference: Robert Buckland speech
  2. How to place children and young people with complex needs
  3. Prison population figures: 2020

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What the Her Majesty¡¯s Prison and Probation Service does

We carry out sentences given by the courts, in custody and the community, and rehabilitate people in our care through education and employment.

HMPPS is an executive agency, sponsored by the Ministry of Justice, supported by 2 agencies and public bodies.

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Documents

Research and statistics

  1. Prison population figures: 2020
  2. Youth custody data
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. HMP Doncaster action plan
  2. Northumbria CRC
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. HMPPS Business Strategy: Shaping Our Future
  2. Prisons and their resettlement providers
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Our management

Jo Farrar
Jo Farrar
Chief Executive Officer, HM Prison & Probation Service
Phil Copple
Phil Copple
Director General, Prisons
Amy Rees
Amy Rees
Director General of Probation and Wales
Ian Blakeman
Ian Blakeman
Executive Director Performance
Helga Swidenbank
Helga Swidenbank
Executive Director, Youth Custody Service

Contact HMPPS

Office address

102 Petty France
London
SW1H 9AJ
United Kingdom

Main switchboard

01633 630941

Public enquiry lines are open Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm.

Media enquiries

Press Office
102 Petty France
London
SW1H 9AJ
United Kingdom

Public enquiries

0203 334 3555

Journalist enquiries

0203 334 3536

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we¡¯ve already answered your question.
  3. Make a new request by contacting us using the details below.

Freedom of Information requests

Disclosure team
Postal Point 10.25, Floor 10
102 Petty France
London
SW1H 9AJ
United Kingdom