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HM Inspectorate of Prisons: Report on HMP Inverness: Unannounced Full Inspection, 5-9 November 2007

DescriptionFull Inspection
ISBN
Official Print Publication DateApril 2008
Website Publication DateApril 24, 2008

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ISBN 978 0 7559 7034 6
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Contents

1. PREAMBLE

2. CONDITIONS
2.1 Outcome
2.2 Population
2.5 Accommodation Areas
2.38 Exercise Areas
2.42 Catering
2.48 Canteen
2.50 Clothing and Laundry

3. SAFETY
3.1 Outcome
3.2 Escapes, Absconds and Physical Security
3.3 Supervision Levels
3.7 Escort Handover Procedures
3.12 Admission and Induction Procedures
3.27 Suicide Risk Management
3.38 Violence
3.41 Night Duty

4. RESPECT
4.1 Outcomes
4.3 Relationships
4.5 Equality and Diversity
4.12 Searching

5. CONTACT
5.1 Outcome
5.2 Family Contact
5.11 The Visits Room
5.12 Information
5.13 Searching
5.14 Communications

6. ENTITLEMENTS
6.1 Outcome
6.2 Legal Rights
6.3 Management of Disciplinary Proceedings
6.8 Religious Observance
6.17 Prisoner Complaints Procedure
6.21 Management of Segregation

7. ACTIVITIES
7.1 Outcome
7.2 Learning, Skills and Employability
7.30 Library
7.34 Other Out of Cell Activities

8. HEALTHCARE
8.1 Outcome
8.2 Health Services
8.10 Addictions

9. REINTEGRATION
9.1 Outcome
9.2 Integrated Case Management
9.8 Interventions to Address Offending Behaviour
9.12 Progression
9.15 Partner Organisations
9.17 Preparation for Release

10. GOOD PRACTICE

11. RECOMMENDATIONS

12. ACTION POINTS

ANNEX 1: Sources of Evidence

ANNEX 2: Inspection Team

The Scottish Ministers

In accordance with my terms of reference as HM Chief Inspector of Prisons for Scotland, I forward a report of a full inspection carried out at HMP Inverness between 5-9 November 2007.

Eight recommendations and a number of other points for action are made.

Signature of ANDREW R C McLELLAN HM Chief Inspector of Prisons for Scotland

ANDREW R C McLELLAN
HM Chief Inspector of Prisons for Scotland

January 2008