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HM Inspectorate of Prisons: Report on HMP Perth

DescriptionFull report of HMP Perth
ISBN
Official Print Publication DateApril 2010
Website Publication DateApril 14, 2010

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Full Inspection
14-18 December 2009

ISBN 978 0 7559 7764 2

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Contents

COVERING LETTER

KEY FACTS

1. PREAMBLE

2. CONDITIONS
2.1 Outcome
2.2 Population
2.4 Accommodation Areas
2.24 Exercise Areas
2.26 Catering
2.33 Canteen
2.35 Clothing and Laundry

3. SAFETY
3.1 Outcome
3.2 Escapes, Absconds and Physical Security
3.4 Violence
3.6 Supervision Levels
3.7 Escort Handover Procedures
3.12 Admission Procedures
3.24 First Night in Custody
3.29 Induction Procedures
3.34 Progression
3.38 Suicide Risk Management
3.46 Night Duty
3.47 Staff Training

4. RESPECT
4.1 Outcomes
4.3 Relationships
4.5 Perth Sheriff Court
4.11 Dundee Sheriff Court
4.18 Equality and Diversity
4.24 Searching

5. CONTACT
5.1 Outcome
5.2 Family Contact
5.4 Visits
5.11 Information
5.14 Communications
5.15 Searching

6. ENTITLEMENTS
6.1 Outcome
6.2 Legal Entitlements
6.3 Management of Disciplinary Proceedings
6.7 Religious Observance
6.11 Visiting Committees
6.13 Prisoner Complaints Procedure
6.15 Management of Segregation

7. ACTIVITIES
7.1 Outcome
7.2 Introduction
7.4 Access to Learning, Skills and Employability Provision
7.8 Assessment of Needs
7.10 Delivery of Learning
7.14 Prisoner Learning Experiences
7.18 Achievement
7.20 Ethos and Values
7.21 Staffing and Resources
7.24 Quality Assurance
7.26 Friarton Hall
7.32 Conclusion

8. HEALTHCARE
8.1 Outcome
8.2 Physical Environment
8.5 Primary Healthcare
8.12 Secondary Healthcare
8.15 Mental Health Services
8.17 Management of Medicines
8.18 Addictions

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

10. GOOD PRACTICE

11. RECOMMENDATIONS

12. ACTION POINTS

ANNEX 1: Sources of Evidence

ANNEX 2 : Inspection Team