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Probation Circular
PC01/2008 – LIST OF PROBATION CIRCULARS ISSUED IN 2007
IMPLEMENTATION DATE: Immediate EXPIRY DATE: N/A

TO: Chairs of Probation Boards, Chief Officers of Probation, Secretaries of Probation Boards CC: Board Treasurers, Improvement and Development Managers

AUTHORISED BY: George Barrow, Head of NOMS Communications ATTACHED: N/A RELEVANT PREVIOUS PROBATION CIRCULARS N/A CONTACT FOR ENQUIRIES Joeleen.anderson@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk or 020 7217 1363

PURPOSE
This circular, lists all the probation circulars issued in 2007.

ACTION
This circular is for information only.

SUMMARY
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ISSUE DATE – 2 January 2008 1 of 4

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PC No. PC01/2007 PC02/2007 PC03/2007 Date 02/01/07 02/02/07 02/03/07 Title List of Probation Circulars Issued in 2006 Risk Management Standard Format Offending Behaviour Programmes: Reduction of Psychometric Assessments Parole Assessment Reports Post Release Enforcement - Inter-Agency Working, Unlawfully at Large Offenders, and Extradition Critical Public Protection Cases (CPPCs) Introduction of New Service Level Agreement for 2007-08 between NOMS and Langley House Trust Implementation of Accredited Offending Behaviour Programme Performance Improvement Standards Definition of Programme Completions for Accredited Offending Behaviour Programmes Offender Engagement Good Practice Guide Authorised By: George Barrow Richard Cullen Sarah Mann

PC04/2007 PC05/2007

23/03/07 28/03/07

John Scott John Scott

PC06/2007 PC07/2007

29/03/07 30/03/07

John Scott John Scott

PC08/2007

03/04/07

Sarah Mann

PC09/2007

20/04/07

Sarah Mann

PC10/2007

15/05/07

Sarah Mann Richard Mason Richard Mason

PC11/2007

16/05/07

Deportation of European Economic Area National Prisoners Pre-Sentence Report Decision Tool Introduction of a New Skills Screening Tool: First Move – Initial Skills Checker Annual Reports and Accounts 2006-07 April 2007 Sub-Contracting Return Quality Standards for Assessing The Delivery of Unpaid Work Assessment and Management of Sex Offenders PSO Learning & Development Programme 2007- 08 Implementation of National Rules for Approved Premises Approved Premises Performance Improvement Standards: Guidance on Second Round of Audits

PC12/2007 PC13/2007

17/05/07 18/05/07

Richard Mason Frances Flaxington

PC14/2007 PC15/2007 PC16/2007

23/05/07 25/05/07 01/06/07

Paris Mikkides Roger Hill Sarah Mann

PC17/2007

07/06/07

Gordon Davison

PC18/2007

08/06/07

Paula Cairney

PC19/2007

14/06/07

Gordon Davison

PC20/2007

18/06/07

Gordon Davison

PC01/2008 – List of Probation Circulars Issued in 2007

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PC21/2007 PC22/2007 PC23/2007 19/06/07 21/06/07 29/06/07 Health & Safety: Policy Revisions 2007 End of Custody Licence (ECL) Reducing the Risk of Drug Related Deaths Iain McIntosh Richard Mason Sarah Mann Richard Mason Sarah Mann

PC24/2007

11/07/07

Prolific and Other Priority Offender Issues; Drug Testing of PPOs on Licence; Drug Testing in Approved Premises Case Transfers – Community Orders, Suspended Sentence Orders and Licences Disclosure and Information Sharing to Inform Parole Board Decisions on Release and Recall Victim Representation at Parole Board Hearings Drug Testing on Licence - Revised List of Trigger Offences Post Release Enforcement - Licence Conditions Health and Safety Considerations when Delivering Unpaid Work Implementation of Provisions of Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act 2004 Management of Foreign National Prisoners: Licences, Bail Hearings, Releases from Immigration Detention and Deportation Replaces PC37/2006 which is now cancelled

PC25/2007

13/07/07

Richard Mason

PC26/2007

18/07/07

Gordon Davison

PC27/2007

26/07/07

Gordon Davison

PC28/2007

16/08/07

Sarah Mann

PC29/2007

17/08/07

Gordon Davison

PC30/2007

03/09/07

Sarah Mann

PC31/2007

06/09/07

Gordon Davison

PC32/2007

14/09/07

John Scott

PC33/2007

26/09/07

New Accommodation and Support Service for Bail and HDC Additional Guidance for End of Custody Licence Medical Treatment for Sex Offenders Managing Drug Misusers Under Probation Supervision: Guidance for Probation, CJITS and CARAT Teams Revised Procedures for Monitoring Deaths under Supervision Introduction of a New Memorandum for Community Service Volunteers (CSV) Pre Release Placements

Ruth Allan,

PC34/2007

26/10/07

John Scott

PC35/2007 PC36/2007

30/10/07 02/11/07

Gordon Davison Sarah Mann

PC37/2007

23/11/07

John Scott

PC38/2007

30/11/07

John Scott / Sarah Mann

PC01/2008 – List of Probation Circulars Issued in 2007

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PC39/2007 PC40/2007 07/12/07 14/12/07 Throughput of Offenders on Unpaid Work Deaths of Approved Premises Residents Investigations by Prisons and Probation Ombudsman (PPO) Replaces PC18/2007 Sarah Mann Paris Mikkides Gordon Davison

PC01/2008 – List of Probation Circulars Issued in 2007

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ISSUE DATE – 2 January 2008 4 of 4