Dartmoor Prison information
Dartmoor is a Category C training prison and has done much in recent years to shake off its historically austere image.
Tel: 01822 322000
Fax: 01822 322001
Safeguarding Line: 01822 322 111 (Callers can leave a message)
VPN: 7027 + ext
Governor: Mrs Bridie Oakes-Richards
Operational capacity: 640
Accommodation: Dartmoor offers cellular accommodation on 6 wings – Arch Tor, Burra Tor, Down Tor, Fox & Granite Tor & East Tor, the inside is clean, welcoming and well kept.
The establishment runs an ‘integrated’ regime where offenders from all types of offending live and work together in a supportive community. It is also a smoke-free site where staff and offenders are not permitted to have smoking requisites.
Reception criteria: Category C Trainer, Adult. Type 2 Healthcare.
Latest inspection report: HMP Dartmoor inspection report (PDF)
Latest action plan: HMP Dartmoor Action Plan (PDF)