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



11.1 The electricity should not be turned off at night in the dormitory area in 'C' wing (paragraph 2.19).
11.2 The accommodation in 'D' wing should be improved and cells without windows should not be used (paragraph 2.23).
11.3 All toilets in cells should be enclosed (paragraphs 2.28 and 6.21).
11.4 Arrangements for maintaining family contact should be improved and the whole family strategy reviewed (paragraph 5.5).
11.5 A new visits facility should be created (paragraph 5.11).
11.6 More useful work opportunities should be available to prisoners (paragraph 7.36).
11.7 Separate sluice-type areas for 'clean' preparations should be created in the health centre (paragraph 8.9).
11.8 The delivery of interventions to address offending behaviour should be reinvigorated, and a systematic and planned approach to delivery, in suitable accommodation, should be introduced (paragraph 9.11).