Chief Inspector of Prisons

There Is Not A Single Prison In The Country Where A Child Is Safe - The State Is Failing Its Duty To Protect Children

Frances Crook | Posted 18.07.2017 | UK
Frances Crook

The evidence from Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Prisons could not be clearer - the state is failing to its duty to protect children. There is not a single prison in the country where a child is safe. As Dr Miller told the local politicians in the 1970s: "You can have the institutions; we are taking the kids."

Prisoners 'Develop Drug Problems In Jail'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK

One in eight prisoners developed a drug problem after being locked up in jail, inspectors said on Tuesday. A poll of a quarter of all inmates at Du...

School Exclusions Slammed By Jail Chief

PA | Posted 04.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Scotland's chief prisons inspector has called for an end to the exclusion of children from schools. Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of ...