HMP Hull is a category B prison 2 miles outside of the city center of Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire. Opened in 1870 as a unisex borstal, the prison has capacity to hold 1,044 prisoners.
A wing is a psychologically informed planned environment and contains drug recovery units. B, C and H wings hold sentenced and unsentenced adults and young offenders. D wing is the resettlement wing, F wing holds the Wellbeing center, and G wing is the integrated drug treatment unit and induction center. I and J wings hold vulnerable prisoners and sex offenders.
In December 2016, 15 inmates transferred from Birmingham set alight CCTV cameras and injured a senior officer recently after the HMP Birmingham riots.
Visits for main prisoners are 13:45 – 15:45 Monday, Tuesday and Sunday, and 9:30 – 11:30 Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. For vulnerable prisoners, visits are 9:30 – 11:30 Monday and Sunday, and 13:45 – 15:45 Friday and Saturday.