The Irish Prison Service continued to work closely with the Inspector of Prisons in 2012 to implement as many of his recommendations as practicable.  Following the Inspector of Prisons’ report in March 2012, regarding the introduction of a new prisoner complaints model for the Irish Prison Service which meets best practice and our international obligations in this regard, a new complaints model is being introduced in the Irish Prison Service on a phased basis.

IPS Annual Report 2012 (PDF - 3.51MB)