Prison Service Journal

The Prison Service Journal is a peer reviewed journal published by HM Prison Service of England and Wales. Its purpose is to promote discussion on issues related to the work of the Prison Service, the wider criminal justice system and associated fields. It aims to present reliable information and a range of views about these issues.

It is hosted by the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies following the re-structure of the Prison Service and the loss of the Prison Service website.

Any queries regarding the PSJ, back issues or editorial articles for forthcoming issues should be sent to The postal address for contact is:

Prison Service Journal
c/o Print Shop Manager
HMP Leyhill
GL12 8HL

March 2012 No. 200 

January 2012 No. 199 

November 2011 No. 198 

September 2011 No. 197 

July 2011 No. 196 

May 2011 No. 195 

March 2011 No. 194 

January 2011 No. 193 

November 2010 No. 192 

Sept 2010 No. 191