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Welcome to the
Association of Members of Independent Monitoring Boards

An influential voice on issues concerning people in custody.

Patron The Rt Hon The Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers
President Baroness Vivien Stern CBE Vice President Michael Watson MBE.
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Welcome

The Association of Members of Independent Monitoring Boards (AMIMB) is a nationally recognized body representing those who monitor the treatment and rehabilitation of adults and young people in prison, immigration removal centres, and other secure establishments.  The expertise and independence of the AMIMB are respected by the public, the government and the press, and by other public and voluntary bodies.

We are routinely consulted by government and other organisations when charges are proposed to the prison system, or when problems arise.  The AMIMB, through its members, provides independent, objective, concerned, evidence-based information views and proposal

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10.8.14 AMIMB members responses June 2014

10.8.14 Request to AMIMB Members August 2014 " Can you help with the inquiry into non natural deaths in custody?"

26.5.14 Guide: Older people in Prison

26.5.14 Sex Offenders in and out of Prison

18.6.14 CLOSE TO THREE MILLION IN PRE-TRIAL DETENTION WORLDWIDE, NEW ICPS reportsays

1.7.14 Care not Custody Coalition list

AMIMB Members Only

Minutes of Executive Meetings for 2012


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News

 

 

1st September

Local prison hasn't got enough staff and has problems with healthcare system

 

29th August

Wormwood Scrubs and the vital need for prison reform

 

28th August

HMP Portland still has drug and legal high problems

 

27th August

Juvenile prison holding 50 youths comes in for praise in official inspection

Calls for emergency inspection of HMP Northumberland

Warning over Swinfen Hall young offenders' institute conditions

 

20th August

Prison lights-out policy could worsen mental health crisis, campaigners say

 

19th August

Prison 'crisis' denied by Justice Secretary Chris Grayling

 

18th August

£230m wasted on needlessly holding people on remand, says Howard leaque

Serious concerns raised about Ranby Prison

Featherstone inmates to set up their own shop

Foreign criminals barred from open prisons

 

 

15th August

Bullying rises at young offender institution where boy killed himself

Lack of start date for Wrexham 'super prison' causing concern

 

14th August

Inspection finds inmates felt ‘unsafe’ in Preston’s prison

Disturbances at prison site

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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