Hillsborough Agreement - Statement by the Prisoner Ombudsman, Pauline McCabe

Published on February 05 2010

The Prisoner Ombudsman Pauline McCabe today welcomed the Hillsborough Agreement. In particular she welcomed the priority it is giving to ensure our prisons are fit for purpose.

She said: “I look forward to contributing to the intended reviews and discussing important issues like the most effective way of treating women and young prisoners, with the new Justice Minister. I also welcome the intention to review the powers of the Prisoner Ombudsman.”

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