Coronavirus (Covid-19): The impact on prisons Contents




About this report

The current situation in prisons

1 Prison Regime Changes

Changes to the prison regime and time out of cell

Reaction to regime changes and time out of cell

Suspension of visits

COVID-19: National Framework for Prisons and Services

2 Prison Population Management


Temporary release of pregnant prisons and women in prison with their children

End of Custody Temporary Release

Temporary prison accommodation

3 Children and young people in the custodial estate during COVID-19

Regime restrictions

Easing lockdown restrictions

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

Published: 27 July 2020