HMP Inverness

Inverness Prison

Tel: 01463 229000Duffy Drive, Inverness, Highland IV2 3HH

HMP Inverness is a fairly small prison, with a capacity of just 98; though this is generally exceeded. It serves the courts in the Highlands, the Islands and Moray, and holds both adult and young offenders (both males and females). The current prison building opened in 1902, with only 35 inmates in total. Since then, the establishment has been refurbished and extended. If you’re planning on visiting HMP Inverness and would like to know how to get there, please view the map on this page.

Tel: 01463 229000

Operational capacity: 98

Duffy Drive, Inverness, Highland IV2 3HH

 

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Here's some facts about Inverness prison

Did you know?

  • The prison is often called ‘Porterfield Prison’.

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  • Due to its location, the prison takes in a broad mix of people from both urban and rural communities.

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  • Before it was moved, HMP Inverness was situated at Inverness Castle.

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