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.
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
Closure Guide (Notes for a Board Chair on Prison Closure) 7.12.13
Lay Obervers Annual Report Press Release 6.12.13
Statistics updated to 6th December
AMIMB AGM photographs and reports click here
May Independent Monitor to view
Publication: Police and Crime Commissioners, one year on
More than 10.2 million prisoners in the world, new report
Article in the Telegraph by Lord Neuberger after his visit to HMP Holloway
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Minutes of Executive Meetings for 2012