Prisoners' Release

Ministry of Justice written question – answered am ar 6 Chwefror 2020.

Danfonwch hysbysiad imi am ddadleuon fel hyn

Photo of Baroness Corston Baroness Corston Llafur

Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Keen of Elie on 20 January (HL111), why the total number of releases, as outlined in the table Accommodation on Release from Custody: National Accommodation Circumstances, England and Wales between April 2017 and March 2019, has dropped from 18,239 in Quarter 1, to 12,544 in Quarter 4, of the 2018/19 financial year.

Photo of Lord Keen of Elie Lord Keen of Elie The Advocate-General for Scotland, Lords Spokesperson (Ministry of Justice)

Issues have been identified with the data reported in the Accommodation and Employment annexes to the Community Performance Quarterly publication and this will be re-issued at https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/community-performance-quarterly-update-to-june-2019 once these have been resolved.

A corrected version of HL111 will also be provided. We aim to have this issue resolved by the end of the month.

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