Glossary of Prison Related Terms

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A

A.R.T. - Aggression Replacement Therapy More info

Abandonment (Appeals) More info

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ABC - Anti-Social Behaviour Contract More info

ABH - Actual Bodily Harm More info

Abscond More info

Absolute Discharge More info

Absolvitor More info

Abuse of Process More info

ACAS - Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service More info

Acceptable Behaviour Contract More info

ACCESS More info

Accommodation Officer More info

Accomplice More info

Account Monitoring Order More info

ACCT ( Assessment and Care in Custody Teamwork) More info

Accumulated Visits More info

Acknowledgement of Service More info

ACPC - Area Child Protection Committee More info

Acquisitive Crime More info

Acquittal More info

Action Plan Order More info

Acts of Parliament More info

Actus Reus More info

Ad Hoc More info

Ad Infinitum More info

Ad Litem More info

Adapted Course More info

Adapted Sex Offender Treatment Programme (ASOTP) More info

Added Days (ADs) More info

Adduce More info

ADHD - Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder More info

ADJ1 - Form to appeal an adjudication More info

Adjourn More info

Adjourned Diet More info

Adjudication More info

Administration Order More info

Administrative Court More info

Administrative Justice and Tribunals Council (AJTC) More info

Admiralty Court More info

Admissible Evidence More info

Admission More info

Adoption More info

Adultery More info

Advance Information More info

Advice on Appeal More info

Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD) More info

Advisory Group on Religion (AGR) More info

Advocate Depute More info

Advocate General - European Court of Justice More info

Advocates More info

Affective Statements More info

Affidavit More info

Affirmation More info

Affirmation of allegiance More info

Age of Criminal Responsibility More info

Aggravated Damages More info

Aggravating Factors More info

ALG - Adult Learning Grant More info

Alibi Evidence More info

Aliment More info

Allocation Questionnaire More info

Alpha in Prisons More info

Alternative Dispute Resolution More info

Amendment More info

Amicus Curiae More info

Amphetamines More info

Ancillary Orders More info

Ancillary relief More info

Angulimala More info

Annul More info

Antecedents More info

APD - Approved Parole Date More info

Appeal More info

Appeal Allowed More info

Appeal Dismissed More info

Appeal Hearing More info

Appellant More info

Appellate Courts More info

Application More info

Applied DNA More info

Apply for Leave to Appeal More info

Appraisement (appraisal) More info

Approved Social Worker More info

Area Safer Custody Adviser (ASCA) More info

Arraign More info

Arraignment Hearing More info

Arrest More info

Arrest Warrant More info

Arrestment More info

ART (Aggression Replacement Training) More info

ARV (Alcohol Related Violence Programme) More info

ASBO (Anti-Social Behaviour Order ) More info

ASOTP-CV (Adapted Sex Offender Treatment Programme - Community Version) More info

ASRO (Addressing Substance Related Offending) More info

Assessment and Care in Custody Teamwork (ACCT) More info

ASSET More info

Assignation More info

Assisted Person (legally) More info

Assisted Prison Visits Unit (APVU) More info

Association More info

Assoilzie More info

Assured Tenancy More info

Asylum More info

Attachment of Earnings Order More info

Attorney General More info

AUR - Automatic Unconditional Release More info

Automatic Conditional Release (ACR) More info

Automatic Life Sentence More info

Automatic Release Date (ARD) More info

Avizandum More info

Award More info

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B

B form More info

Bad Character Evidence More info

Bail More info

Bail Hostel More info

Bailiff More info

Bankrupcy Court More info

Bankrupt More info

Bar More info

Bar Council More info

Barbiturates More info

Barrister More info

Base Rate More info

Basic Skills Agency (BSA) More info

Belief in Change More info

Bench More info

Bench Warrant More info

Best Interest Decision More info

Better Lives Booster Programme More info

Bill of Advocation More info

Bill of Indictment More info

Bill of Suspension More info

Bind Over for Sentence More info

Binding Over Orders More info

Biometrics More info

Bipolar Disorder More info

Board of Visitors (BOV) More info

Bond of Caution More info

BOSS Chair More info

Bradley Report More info

Brief More info

British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICS) More info

British National More info

BSC - British Safety Council More info

BSR (Building Skills for Recovery More info

Budgeting Loans More info

Bundle More info

Burglary More info

Business Training Education Council (BTEC) More info

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C

CAB - Citizens' Advice Bureau More info

Cafcass More info

CAFMHT - Child and Adolescent Forensic Mental Health Team More info

Calling List More info

CALM - Controlling Anger and Learning to Manage it More info

Canteen More info

Capias More info

CARATS - Counselling, Assessment, Referral, Advice and Throughcare Scheme More info

CARE - Choices, Actions, Relationships and Emotions More info

Care Plan Management (CPM) More info

Caremap More info

Case More info

Case Conference More info

Case Law More info

Case Management Conference (CMC) More info

Case Number More info

Case Stated More info

Case Supervisor More info

CAST (Creative and Supportive Trust) More info

Cat A Prisoners More info

Cat B Prisoners More info

Cat C Prisoners More info

Cat D Prisoners More info

Category More info

Caution - Police Cautions More info

Caveat More info

CBT - Cognitive Behavioural Therapy More info

Cell Search More info

Central Criminal Court More info

Certificate of Service More info

Certified Copies More info

Certified Normal Accommodation (CNA) More info

Cessate More info

Chain of Custody More info

Chambers More info

Chancery Division More info

Chaplain More info

Charge More info

CHI – Commission for Health Improvement More info

Chief Magistrate (Senior District Judge) More info

Child Safety Order More info

Child Welfare Hearing More info

Children and Young Persons Act 1969 (C&YP 1969) More info

Children's Human Rights More info

Chromis More info

Circuit Judge More info

Circular Instruction (CI) More info

Circumstantial Evidence More info

Citizens Advice Bureau More info

Citizen's Arrest More info

Civil More info

Civil Justice Council (CJC) More info

Civil Partnership More info

Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) More info

Civil Restraint Order More info

Claim More info

Claimant More info

Class 1 Offence More info

Class 2 Offence More info

Class 3 Offence More info

Class 'A' Drugs More info

Clerk More info

Client Care Letter More info

Clinical Governance More info

Clinical Psychology More info

Close Supervision Centre (CSC) More info

Closed Prison More info

Closed Visit More info

Closing Submission More info

Cluster More info

C-NOMIS More info

Code for Crown Prosecutors More info

Code of Conduct for Prison Officers More info

Codicil More info

Coercion More info

Cognitive Self-Change Programme (CSCP) More info

Cognitive Skills Booster Programme More info

College of Justice of Scotland More info

Commissary More info

Commissary Court More info

Commission for Racial Equality (CRE) More info

Commissioner of Oaths More info

Committal More info

Committal for Sentence More info

Committal Proceedings More info

Committal Warrant More info

Common Law More info

Common Travel Area More info

Community Care Grant More info

Community Domestic Violence Programme (CDVP) More info

Community Payback More info

Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN) More info

Community Punishment and Rehabilitation Order (CPRO) More info

Community Punishment Order (CPO) More info

Community Rehabilitation Order (CRO) More info

Community Safety Partnerships More info

Community Service Volunteers (CSV) More info

COMP1 - Prisoners' Formal Complaint Form More info

COMP1A - Prisoners' Formal Complaint Form More info

COMP2 - Form for Confidential Access Complaint More info

Compellable Witness More info

Compensation More info

Compensation Order More info

Complainant More info

Complaint More info

Compos Mentis More info

Concurrent Sentences More info

Condescendence More info

Conditional Discharge More info

Conditional Fee Agreement (CFA) More info

Conditional Release Date (CRD) More info

Conduct Money More info

Confidential Access More info

Confiscation Order More info

Connexions More info

Consecutive Sentences More info

Consignation More info

Constituency More info

Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) More info

Constructs More info

Contempt of Court More info

Continuance More info

Contracted Out Prisons More info

Contribution More info

Contributory Negligence More info

Control and Restraint (C & R) More info

Convention Right More info

Convicted More info

Conviction Quashed More info

Copas Rate More info

COPFS - Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service More info

Co-respondent More info

Correctional Service Accreditation Panel (CSAP) More info

Corroboration More info

Corston Report More info

Costs More info

Council Tax Benefit More info

Counsel More info

Counselling Psychology More info

Counterclaim More info

County Court More info

County Court Judgment (CCJ) More info

Court Clerk More info

Court Funds Office More info

Court List More info

Court Martial More info

Court of Appeal Criminal Division (COACD) More info

Court of Protection More info

Court of Session More info

Court of Summary Jurisdiction More info

Court Proceedings Database More info

Court Review Report More info

COVAID (Control of violence and anger in impulsive drinkers) More info

Covenant More info

Cracked Trial More info

CRIB Rating More info

Crime and Disorder Reduction Partnership (CDRP) More info

Criminal Appeal Office (CAO) More info

Criminal Cases Review Commission (CCRC) More info

Criminal Damage More info

Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA) More info

Criminal Justice Act (CJA) More info

Criminal Justice Act 1982; Section 1C More info

Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) More info

Criminogenic Need More info

Crisis Loan More info

Cross-examination More info

Crown Advocate More info

Crown Court More info

Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) More info

Crown Prosecutor More info

CSB (Cognitive Skills Booster) More info

CSCS Card - Construction Skills Certification Scheme More info

C-SOGP (Community Sex Offenders Group Programme) More info

CSRA - Cell Sharing Risk Assessment More info

Culpability More info

Curator More info

Curfew More info

Custody for Life More info

Custody Time Limit More info

Customer Information Order More info

Cybercrime More info

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D

Damages More info

Dangerous Instruments More info

Data Controller More info

Data Protection Act 1998 More info

Data Subject More info

Date of Service (civil claims) More info

De Facto More info

De Jure More info

Debtor More info

Declaration of Incompatibility More info

Decree Absolute More info

Decree by Default More info

Decree in Absence More info

Decree Nisi More info

Deed More info

Default Judgment More info

Defence Statement More info

Defendant More info

Defending Counsel More info

Deferred Sentence More info

Deliver Judgment (Appeals) More info

Democratic TC (Therapeutic Community) More info

Deponent More info

Deposition More info

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS) More info

Deputyship More info

Detention under PACE More info

Determinate Sentence More info

Detox More info

Developing Prison Service Managers (DPSM) More info

DG – Director General More info

DID (Drink Impaired Drivers Programme) More info

Directions More info

Director More info

Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) More info

Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) More info

Discharge More info

Discharge Grant More info

Disclosure More info

Discontinuance More info

Discovery of Documents More info

Discretionary Accommodation Grant More info

Discretionary Conditional Release (DCR) More info

Discretionary Life Sentence More info

Dispute Resolution More info

Distress Warrant More info

District Judge More info

Divisional Court More info

DNA - Deoxyribose Nucleic Acid More info

Doli Incapax More info

Domestic Abuse More info

Domicile More info

DRR - Drug Rehabilitation Requirement More info

DSPD - Dangerous and Severe Personality Disorder More info

DSR - Deferred Sentence Report More info

DTO - Detention and Training Order More info

DTTO - Drug Treatment and Testing Order More info

Duces Tecum More info

Duty Solicitor More info

Dwelling More info

Dynamic Risk Factors More info

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E

E List - The Escape List More info

EACS Enhanced Addictions Casework Service More info

Early Custody Licence Subsistence Allowance More info

Early Removal Scheme - ERS More info

Education Development International (EDI) More info

Either-Way Offence More info

Electoral Registration Officer (ERO) More info

Embezzlement More info

Enduring Powers of Attorney More info

Enforcement notice (Data Protection Act) More info

Engage and Change More info

English as a Second Language (ESL) More info

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) More info

Enhanced (IEP) More info

Enhanced Thinking Skills (ETS) More info

Enrolled Nurse (EN) More info

EOEF - European Offender Employment Forum More info

ERCG – Early Release on Compassionate Grounds More info

ERS - Early Removal Scheme More info

Estate More info

Estreatment - of Recognizance More info

European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) More info

European Court of Human Rights (ECHR or ECtHR) More info

European Court of Justice More info

European Union (EU) More info

Evidence More info

Evidence in Chief More info

Ex Facie More info

Ex Gratia More info

Ex Officio More info

Ex Parte More info

Ex Post Facto More info

Examining Justice More info

Exclusion More info

Executor Dative More info

Executor Nominate More info

Exemplary Damages More info

Exhibit More info

Expert Witness More info

Extended Sentences More info

Extension of Time More info

External Adjudicator More info

Extrajudicial Settlement More info

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F

F2050 More info

Fabric Check More info

Facilitated Returns Scheme More info

Facilitator More info

Facilities List More info

False Memory More info

Family Group Conference (FGC) More info

Family Justice Council (FJC) More info

Family Visit More info

FCDO - Family Contact Development Officer More info

First Night Centre More info

First Steps Programme More info

First-tier Tribunal (Information Rights) More info

Fixed Fee More info

Fixed Penalty Notices More info

Fixed Termer More info

Fixed-fee basis More info

FLED – Facility Licence Eligibility Date More info

Floater More info

Floating Sheriff More info

Floating Support More info

FOCUS - Substance Misuse Programme More info

FOR (Focus on Resettlement) More info

Foreign National More info

Forensic Psychology More info

Form 1127A More info

Form 1127C More info

Form 256D More info

Form ADJ1 More info

Form MR1 More info

Forms DIS 1 - 9 More info

Forms IA 1 - 4 More info

Forms XF001 & XF002 More info

Forum Conveniens More info

Foyers More info

Fraud More info

Free Bus Travel More info

FRS – Facilitated Returns Scheme More info

Full Court (Appeals) More info

Full Search More info

Full Time Education (FTE) More info

Functus Officio More info

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G

Garnishee More info

GBP (Generic Booster Programme) More info

GNVQ - General National Vocational Qualification More info

Going Equipped More info

GOOD - Good Order or Discipline More info

Governor More info

Grievous Bodily Harm (GBH) More info

Guarantor More info

Guardian More info

Guardianship Order More info

GUC - Genito-Urinary Clinic More info

GUM - Genito-Urinary Medicine More info

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H

Hate Crime More info

HCO - Health Care Officer More info

Hearing More info

Hearsay Evidence More info

Her Majesty’s Pleasure (HMP) More info

Her Majesty's Advocate More info

Her Majesty's Young Offenders' Institution (HMYOI) More info

High Court More info

High Court - Chancery Division More info

High Court - Family Division More info

High Court - Queen's Bench Division More info

High Court of Justiciary More info

High Court of Northern Ireland More info

High Supervision More info

Higher Rights of Audience More info

History Sheet More info

HLED - Home Leave Eligibility Date More info

HMCIP - Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Prisons More info

Home Detention Curfew (HDC) More info

Home Leave More info

Hospital Order More info

Housing Benefit More info

HRA - Human Rights Act 1998 More info

HRP - Healthy Relationships Programme More info

Hypnosis More info

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I

ICAS - Independent Complaints Advocacy Service More info

ID - Identification More info

IDAP (Integrated Domestic Abuse Programme) More info

IDTS - Integrated Drug Treatment System More info

IDU - Intravenous Drug User More info

IG - Instructions to Governors More info

IG 54/94 (Schedule 1 of Children and Young Persons Act 1933) More info

Ignorantia Juris Non Excusat More info

IMPACT More info

IMR - Inmate Medical Record More info

In Camera More info

In Chambers More info

In Curia More info

In Possession Medication More info

In Situ More info

Inadmissible More info

Incentive and Earned Privileges (IEP) More info

Inchoate Offences More info

Incident More info

Incitement More info

INCLUDEM More info

Income Support More info

IND - Immigration and Nationality Directorate More info

Indefinite Leave to Remain More info

Indemnity More info

Independent Mental Capacity Advocate (IMCA) More info

Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) More info

Independent Reviewing Officer (IRO) More info

Indeterminate Sentences More info

Indictable Offence More info

Indictment More info

Indictment - Form F5088 More info

Indirect Mediation More info

Induction More info

Ineffective Trial More info

Information More info

Information Notice More info

Injunction More info

Inner Temple More info

Insiders (also called 'Buddies') More info

Inspection of Documents More info

Instruct More info

Instrument More info

Integrated Case Management - ICM More info

Inter Alia More info

Interlocutory More info

Intermediary More info

Internment More info

Interrogatories More info

Intervention (or Constructive Intervention) More info

Intestate More info

Intimate Search (Police) More info

Intra Vires More info

IP - In Possession More info

IPP - Imprisonment for Public Protection More info

Ipso Facto More info

IQRA Trust More info

IRC - Immigration Removal Centre More info

ISO - Individual Support Order More info

I-SOTP (Internet Sex Offender Treatment Programme) More info

ISSP - Intensive Supervision and Surveillance Programme More info

Issue More info

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J

JETS Living Skills More info

Jobseeker's Allowance More info

Joint Liability More info

JR - Judges' Remand More info

JR - Judicial Review More info

Judge More info

Judgment More info

Judgment Set Aside More info

Judicial Appointments Commission More info

Junior Counsel More info

Jurat More info

Jury More info

Jury Vetting More info

Justice of the Peace (JP) More info

Justices’ Clerk More info

Justiciary Appeal Court More info

Juvenile Estate More info

Juveniles More info

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K

Kainos More info

Key Skills More info

KPI - Key Performance Indicator More info

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L

Land Register More info

Landing More info

LAPSO More info

LASCH - Local Authority Secure Children's Homes More info

Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) More info

Law Commission More info

Law Lord More info

Lay Representative More info

LBBs - Locks, Bars and Bolts More info

Leading Junior Counsel More info

Leading Question More info

Leave of the Court More info

Leave to Appeal More info

Leave to Remain More info

Legal Aid More info

Legal Ombudsman More info

Legal Services Commission More info

Legal Visit More info

Legalised Police Cells More info

Letter of Request More info

Letters of Administration More info

Levy Distress More info

LIAP (Low Intensity Alcohol Programme) More info

Libel More info

Licence Expiry Date (LED) More info

Lien More info

Life Licence More info

Life Sentence More info

Lifer Unit (LU ) More info

Limitation Period More info

Lincoln's Inn More info

List More info

Listeners More info

Listing Questionnaire More info

Litigant More info

Litigant in Person More info

LLO - Lifer Liaison Officer More info

LMU - Lifer Management Unit More info

LOA - Loss of Association More info

Local Child Curfew More info

Local Housing Allowance More info

Local Inmate Data System (LIDS) More info

Lock Down More info

Long-Term Prisoner More info

Looked After Children More info

LoR – Likelihood of Re-offending More info

Lord Advocate More info

Lord Chancellor More info

Lord Chief Justice More info

Lord Commissioner of Justiciary More info

Lord Justice Clerk More info

Lord Justice-General of Scotland More info

Lord of Council and Session More info

Low Supervision More info

LPR - Lifer Parole Review More info

LRU - Lifer Review Unit More info

Lsting Power of Attorney More info

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Magistrate More info

Magistrates Court More info

Maladminstration More info

Mandatory Life Sentences More info

Mandatory Order More info

MAPPA - Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements More info

Master of the Rolls More info

Matrimonial Home More info

McKenzie Friend More info

MDT - Mandatory Drug Testing More info

Mediation More info

Medium Supervision More info

Mens Rea More info

Mental Capacity Act (MCA) More info

Mental Health Act 1983 More info

Mental Health Act 2007 More info

Mental Health Tribunal More info

Middle Temple More info

Ministry of Justice More info

Minor More info

Mitigation More info

Money Payment Supervision Order (MPSO) More info

Mother and Baby Unit More info

Multi-Faith Room More info

Mutatis Mutandis More info

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NACRO - National Association for the Care and Resettlement of Offenders More info

National Ballistics Intelligence Service (NABIS) More info

National Crime Agency (NCA) More info

National Domestic Extremism Team (NDET) More info

National Minimum Wage More info

National Public Order Intelligence Unit (NPOIU) More info

Naturalisation More info

Next Friend More info

NG form More info

NHS Net More info

NICE – National Institute for Clinical Excellence More info

NOMS (National Offender Management Service) More info

Non Compos Mentis More info

Non Parole Date (NPD) More info

Non-Jury Trials More info

Non-Molestation More info

Not Proven More info

Notary More info

Notice of Transfer More info

Notifiable Offence More info

NSOGP (Northumbria Sex Offenders Group Programme) More info

Nurse Practitioner More info

NVQ - National Vocational Qualification More info

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O

OASys - Offender Assessment System More info

Oath More info

OBP - Offending Behaviour Programme More info

Observation, Classification and Allocation (OCA) More info

Offences More info

Offences by Prisoners More info

Offensive Weapon More info

Office for Judicial Complaints More info

Office of the Chief Magistrate More info

Office of the Judge Advocate General More info

Office of the Public Guardian More info

Official Copy More info

Official Receiver More info

Official Solicitor More info

OFSTED - Office for Standards in Education More info

Ombudsman More info

Open Court More info

Operational Capacity (Op Cap) More info

Options Hearing More info

Oral evidence More info

Oral Examination More info

Oral Hearing More info

Order More info

OSAP (Substance Abuse Programme) More info

OU - Open University More info

Ouster More info

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P

Pace - Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 More info

Pact - The Prison Advice & Care Trust More info

Page 16 More info

PALS - Patients Advice and Liaison Service More info

Panopticon More info

Paper Hearing More info

Parenting Order More info

Parole More info

Parole Board More info

Parole Board Oral Hearings More info

Parole Eligibility Date (PED) More info

Parole Licence More info

Particulars of Claim More info

Party More info

P-ASRO More info

PASS Card More info

Paternity More info

Patient More info

PCR - Post Court Report More info

PCSO - Police Community Support Officer More info

Penal Notice More info

Pension Credit More info

Perjury More info

Personal Application More info

Personal Data More info

Personal Officer More info

Personal Support Unit (PSU) More info

Pilates More info

PIN Phone System More info

Plea More info

Plea and Case Management Hearing (PCMH) More info

Pleading More info

PND - Penalty Notice for Disorder More info

PO - Principle Officer More info

POA - Prison Officers' Association More info

Point of Law More info

Police Caution (before questioning) More info

Police Detention Time More info

Polygraph More info

Power of Arrest More info

PPCU - Public Protection Casework Unit More info

PPTSP (Prison Partnership Twelve Step Programme) More info

Practitioner Psychologist More info

Pre-Action Protocol More info

Precedent More info

Precognition More info

Preliminary Hearing More info

Preparatory Hearing More info

Pre-Sentence Report More info

President of the Family Division More info

Pre-Trial Checklist More info

Pre-Trial Hearing More info

Pre-Trial Review More info

Priestley One to One Programme (Priestley OTO) More info

Prima Facie More info

Primary Care More info

Primary Disclosure More info

Prison Escort Record More info

Prison Rules More info

Prison Video Link (PVL) More info

Prison Visitor More info

Prisoner Escort Record (PER) More info

Prisoners' Earnings Act 1996 More info

Prisons and Probation Ombudsman More info

Private Cash More info

Privilege Letter More info

Privileges More info

Pro Bono More info

Probate More info

Probation Instructions More info

Procurator Fiscal More info

Prohibited Activity More info

PRRD - Post Recall Release Date More info

PSI - Prison Service Instruction More info

PSO - Prison Service Order More info

PSO 4400 Chapter 1 More info

PSR - Pre-Sentencing Report More info

Psychometric Testing More info

PTLLS - Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector More info

Public Access More info

Public Access (to barrister) More info

Public Interest Immunity (PII) More info

Public Trustee More info

Publication Schemes More info

Puisne Judge More info

Pupillage More info

Purposeful Activity More info

Putative Father More info

PVO - Privilege Visiting Order More info

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Q

QC - Queen's Counsel More info

QUANTUM More info

Quash More info

Queens Bench Division More info

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R

Racially Aggravated More info

RC - Remand Centre More info

RDR - Resettlement Day Release More info

Reasonable Doubt More info

Reasoning and Rehabilitation (R & R) More info

Recall More info

Receiver More info

Receivership Order More info

Reception More info

Reception Pack More info

Recognisance More info

Recorder More info

Redetermination More info

Referral Order More info

Regional Secure Unit More info

Register of Judgments, Orders and Fines More info

Registrar of Criminal Appeals More info

Registration of Religion More info

Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 More info

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 More info

Relevant Period More info

Religion Card More info

Religious Artefacts More info

Remand More info

Remand Warrant More info

Remedial Gym More info

Renew Appeal More info

Reparation Order More info

Repatriation More info

Reporting Restrictions More info

Repremand More info

Representation Order More info

Requisition More info

Requisition More info

Res Judicata More info

Reserve Judgment More info

Reserved Subjects More info

Resettlement More info

Residence Test More info

RESOLVE More info

RESPOND More info

Respondent More info

Response Pack More info

Restraint Order More info

Restricted Patients More info

Restricted Status More info

Restriction of Liberty Order - ROLO More info

Restrictive Intervention More info

Revocation Order More info

Right of Audience More info

RIPA (Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000) More info

RLED – Resettlement Licence Eligibility Date More info

Robbery More info

RoH - Risk of Harm to Others More info

ROR - Resettlement Overnight Release More info

ROTL - Release on Temporary Licence More info

RRLO - Race Relations Liaison Officer More info

Rule 39 More info

Rule 45 More info

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S

Safeguarding Team More info

Safer Cell More info

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