General Information. HMP Liverpool

The prison is near the centre of Liverpool and was built over 150 years ago to replace a much older prison. It has enjoyed numerous refurbishments since construction (!) and sits on a 22acre site. The prison serves the whole of the Merseyside Courts, Wigan Courts & Blackburn Courts catchment area.


There are 8 wings at the prison

  • A: First night centre
  • B: Generic wing with four landings and the segregation unit on B1
  • F: Generic wing with five landings
  • G: Generic wing with five landings
  • H: Generic wing with a drug recovery unit located on H2
  • I: Generic wing with five landings
  • K: Vulnerable prisoner unit
  • J: Generic wing with a reintegration unit on J1 for prisoners on the basic level of the incentives and earned privileges scheme and a drug rehabilitation landing on J2.

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