06/12/2019

Probation Regional Directors announced

Thursday this week saw the announcement of the people appointed to be Regional Directors  of Probation. They will manage NPS delivery as well as the new […]
06/12/2019

Recruit a Friend

Napo’s strength relies on our ability to recruit members. The bigger we are, the more impactful we can be. That’s why we need your help. Can […]
06/12/2019

General Federation of Trade Unions – A valued partner to Napo and our members

Napo’s work with the Trade Union Congress and any number of like-minded organisations with an interest in the Criminal Justice System is well documented, but our […]
06/12/2019

Napo says farewell to Dean Rogers

Napo’s Assistant General Secretary, Dean Rogers has left Napo to take up a new post as Director of Industrial Strategy and Member Relations at the Society […]
27/11/2019

INQUEST report on rise in deaths post custody since TR

INQUEST, the independent charity providing expertise on state related deaths, as this month published an extensive report into deaths of people following custody. The report provides […]
20/11/2019

Call for UN Convention on the Rights for the Child to be incorporated into UK law

A joint letter calling for the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child to be incorporated into UK law was published in The Times this […]
19/11/2019

Major report slams TR as worst example of outsourcing

A major report from The Institute for Government, a leading think tank working to make government more effective, has rated the Privatisation of the Probation Service […]
15/11/2019

Notice pay success confirmed as MoJ settle cases in full

This week the MoJ finally confirmed that they are settling all of the outstanding cases involving members who had reduced notice pay when leaving the service […]
08/11/2019

General Secretary addresses the Napo AGM in Cardiff 12th October 2019

Ian talks about the working relationship with National Chair Katie Lomas, Napo’s feminist agenda and pays tribute to the efforts of our members and activists in […]
07/11/2019

Double discrimination – new report from the TUC

Disabled people experience significant barriers to getting and keeping jobs. This results in an employment gap of around 30 per cent. A new report from the […]
25/10/2019

Police Credit Union Reveals New Brand

Police Credit Union, an ethical provider of savings and loans to employees working in the Prison and Probation Service, has revealed a new tailored brand – […]
25/10/2019

The Howard league: working to stem the flow of children into the “toxic penal system”

I am so proud of the Howard League’s contribution to the dramatic reduction in child arrests. Some ten years ago the Howard League published an academic […]