HMP Long Lartin is a category A prison in South Littleton, Worcestershire. Opened in 1971 as a category C prison, it has capacity for 622 adult men.
The prison consists of wings A-F, the Perrie wing, a segregation unit, a detainee unit, and an Integrated Drug Treatment System (IDTS). A-C wings are older style units, holding the vulnerable prisoners. D wing holds mainstream offenders in another older style unit. A-D wings do not have in-cell sanitation. Petrie wing is a modern unit with accommodation for up to 112 inmates. Perrie Blue has 42 single cells, and Perrie Red has 74 single cells. E and F wings hold up to 184 prisoners together. Segregation holds 40 inmates, Healthcare holds up to 10, the detainee unit holds up to 14, and the IDTS holds up to four.
Victor Castigador, given a life sentence for murdering two security guards by setting them alight, beat a child murderer, Sidinio Texiera, to death at 9:20 AM on the 20th June 2016.
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Visiting hours are 14:00 – 16:15 Tuesdays and Thursdays, and 14:00 – 16:00 Saturdays and Sundays.