§ Lord Graham of Edmonton
asked Her Majesty's Government:
How many prisoners escaped while under escort to or from court or between prisons in each of the last ten years.
§ Lord Reay
Information is not available in the form requested. The readily available information is shown in the following table:8WA
Prison Service establishments of all types, including young offender establishments.
(v) Column (2) shows absconds from open establishments of all types. An inmate absconds by unlawfully gaining his or her liberty by an abuse of trust without having to overcome any physical restraint or specific supervision.