Judge nods to departmental budget pressures as he hands down 12-month sentence
Cabinet sec says Farr “dedicated his entire career to keeping our citizens safe and the country secure”
Update also reveals that only one application for financial assistance under the Windrush hardship scheme has been approved
HMPPS is "emerging from several challenging years", says MoJ permanent secretary Richard Heaton
The report also called for and end to indefinite detention, which "causes distress and anxiety and can trigger mental illness"
"One of the main criticisms levelled at the parole system was a lack of transparency," justice secretary David Gauke said as he set out refomrs following John Worboys case
The inspection found violence had risen “alarmingly” in the last two years, largely fuelled by drugs
Revelation comes as select committee concludes that a no-deal Brexit "cannot be allowed to happen".
Department for Work and Pensions insists “zero tolerance” policy is rigorously enforced
After a week of disruption, latest update reveals one in four courts staff still cannot access systems
MoD parliamentary statement reveals plans for armed forces’ reservists to be called up
Minister says new scanners earmarked for introduction at 10 jails could have a positive impact in “keeping staff honest" amid smuggling concerns