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The International Association for Correctional and Forensic Psychology (IACFP) Partners with ICPA in Furthering Professionalism in Corrections

7th December 2016

ICPA is committed to working with partner organizations who share the same values and desire to contribute to professionalism in corrections.   The International Association for Correctional and Forensic Psychology (IACFP) is one such organization that ICPA has worked with closely in the last number of years.  The IACFP publishes Criminal Justice and Behavior(CJB) , an […]

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Time to Better Protect our Corrections and Prison Officers

25th November 2016

A few years back I had the pleasure to meet proud ex-infantry soldier turned prison officer (and now very close friend of mine and father of my beloved god-daughters) Craig Wylde the first time, a short while following the horrific assault on him by full time criminal and triple murderer Kevan Thakrar. This well documented […]

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ICPA 19th Annual Conference

23rd November 2016

In joint collaboration with the National Offender Management Service, ICPA is pleased to invite corrections professionals from around the world to attend our 19th Annual Conference in London, 22-27th October 2017. The theme for this event is ‘Innovation In Rehabilitation: Building Better Futures’ where delegates can expect to learn about the latest approaches, ideas and […]

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2nd Edition of Advancing Corrections Journal & Call for Papers: Issue #3

22nd November 2016

The International Corrections and Prisons Association is pleased to announce the second issue of the journal “Advancing Corrections”. This issue includes 15 original papers with authors from Canada, America, the UK, the Netherlands, Australia and Africa. The response to the last Call for Papers was overwhelming and with the support of our international Editorial Board, […]

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An Exciting TV Co-Production between ICPA and ITN Productions

7th November 2016

ICPA AND ITN PRODUCTIONS PROUDLY PRESENT ‘PRISONS – DOING MORE HARM THAN GOOD? Get involved with ‘Prisons – Doing More Harm Than Good?’ a news and current-affairs style programme, anchored by national newsreader Natasha Kaplinsky. Drawing upon ITN’s 60 year heritage and expertise in storytelling, the collaboration between ITN Productions and ICPA explores the need […]

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New Founding Statements Approved!

7th November 2016

During ICPA’s Annual General Meeting in Bucharest Romania, 25 October 2016, the Board of the Association, in cooperation with the members, approved important statements. The purpose of these statements is to establish a unified voice in key matters concerning corrections and to allow the Association and its members to react to matters happening across the world with […]

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Prepaid Cards Become the Newest Inmate at Finnish Prisons

7th November 2016

Prepaid cards are being deployed to all 26 of Finland’s prisons and their 3,000 inmates. The programme will eventually enable the entire prison service to go cashless, by making it possible for all inmates to make purchases both inside and outside of prison using this innovative method of electronic payment. General purpose prepaid cards operate […]

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Prestigious Award for Mr. Gary Hill

4th November 2016

The International Corrections and Prisons Association is pleased to inform you that the Chair of ICPA Staff Training and Development Expert Group – Mr. Gary Hill received on 17th of October the IACTP Correctional Training Excellence Award for his tireless work in International Training. The award was given from IACTP President Dr. Tracy Reveal. ICPA […]

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Jilava Penitentiary – Where History Meets the Present

3rd November 2016

The participants of the 18th ICPA Annual Conference in Romania had the chance to visit Jilava Penitentiary. During the tour attendees had the opportunity to learn about this unique and historical establishment, and we would like to share this information with you in this article.  Bucharest Jilava Penitentiary was set up in 1907, on the premises […]

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ICPA 2016 Correctional Excellence Awards Winners!

3rd November 2016

The International Corrections and Prisons Association is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Correctional Excellence Awards Programme – a recognition for their contribution to the development and progress of professional corrections. Congratulations to the 2016 Winners:   Offender Management and Reintegration Award Israel Prison Service, The Road to Freedom Project Over the years, […]

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