HM Inspectorate of Prisons: Report on HMP Aberdeen

DescriptionFull inspection of HMP Aberdeen
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Official Print Publication DateFebruary 2009
Website Publication DateFebruary 18, 2009

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Full Inspection, 6-10 October 2008
ISBN 978 0 7559 7388 0
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Contents

Covering Letter

1. PREAMBLE

2. CONDITIONS
2.1 Outcome
2.2 Population
2.3 Accommodation Areas
2.14 Exercise Areas
2.16 Catering
2.22 Canteen
2.26 Clothing and Laundry

3. SAFETY
3.1 Outcome
3.2 Escapes, Absconds and Physical Security
3.3 Supervision Levels
3.4 Escort Handover Procedures
3.14 Admission and Induction Procedures
3.29 Suicide Risk Management
3.37 Violence
3.42 Night Duty
3.45 Police Liaison Officer

4. RESPECT
4.1 Outcomes
4.3 Relationships
4.4 Aberdeen Sheriff Court
4.5 Equality and Diversity
4.10 Searching

5. CONTACT
5.1 Outcome
5.2 Family Contact
5.7 The Visits Room
5.8 Information
5.9 Communications

6. ENTITLEMENTS
6.1 Outcome
6.2 Management of Disciplinary Proceedings
6.5 Religious Observance
6.9 Visiting Committee
6.11 Prisoner Complaints Procedure
6.15 Management of Segregation

7. ACTIVITIES
7.1 Outcome
7.2 Context
7.3 Staffing and Resources
7.7 Access to Learning, Skills and Employability
7.13 Assessment of Need
7.14 Delivery of Learning
7.18 Prisoners' Learning Experiences
7.21 Achievement
7.25 Ethos and Values
7.27 Quality Assurance
7.28 Conclusion
7.30 Library
7.31 Other Out of Cell Activities

8. HEALTHCARE
8.1 Outcome
8.2 Health Services
8.20 Addictions

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

10. GOOD PRACTICE

11. RECOMMENDATIONS

12. ACTION POINTS

ANNEX 1: Sources of Evidence

ANNEX 2: Inspection Team