HMP Glenochil

Glenochil Prison

Tel: 01259 760471King OMuir Road, Tullibody, Alloa, Clackmannanshire FK10 3AD

HMP Glenochil is located near Tullibody and holds adult male offenders. It caters for those serving short-term and long-term sentences, and also those who are serving a life-sentence. It is also often used to hold sex offenders. The prison was originally built in the 1960s, however, in recent years, it has been completely rebuilt, and it now has a capacity of 670. If you’re planning on visiting HMP Glenochil and would like to know how to get there, please refer to the map on this page.

Tel: 01259 760471

Operational capacity: 670

King OMuir Road, Tullibody, Alloa, Clackmannanshire FK10 3AD

 

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Here's some facts about Glenochil prison.

Did you know?

  • HMP Glenochil doesn’t accept inmates directly from the courts. Instead, it takes those who have previously been located in other prisons, such as HMP Barlinnie and HMP Edinburgh.

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  • It originally opened in 1966 as a detention centre.

    Glenochil prison fact 2
  • Prior to being purchased by the prison, the land was owned by the Coal Board.

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