HMP Guernsey

Guernsey Prison

Tel: 01481 248376 Les Nicolles,  St Sampsons,  GY2 4YF,  Guernsey

HMP Guernsey is a mixed category prison. Unlike most establishments, it holds both male and female inmates and caters for a wide range of ages; from juveniles aged 14 upwards to adults. Situated at Les Nicolles on the island of Guernsey, the prison has a capacity of 130 and has 11 wings in total. There is a focus on lowering rates of reoffending and resettling prisoners after they have served their sentence. If you’re visiting HMP Guernsey and would like to find out how to get there, you can use the map on this page.

Tel: 01481 248376

Operational capacity: 130

Les Nicolles,  St Sampsons,  GY2 4YF,  Guernsey

 

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  • HMP Guernsey claims that its focus on education and rehabilitation has led to reduced rates of violence and self-harm amongst inmates.

     

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  • A report in 2013 found that numbers of inmates had reached record highs. However, despite increased numbers, crime within the prison had dropped.

     

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  • HMP Guernsey is one of only a few prisons in Europe that does not allow smoking on the premises.

     

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