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 […]

Napo steps up reunification arguments in advance of TUC and Party Conference season

Napo’s campaign and negotiating teams have joined up to produce the latest ‘no holds barred’ position statement around the future of Probation. In a document that […]

BBC Reports on rise in deaths of people on probation since TR

Earlier this week, the BBC reported that the number of people dying while on probation in England and Wales had risen by almost a third in […]

Public Accounts Committee to question MoJ on TR

Following the damning NAO report earlier this month, the Public Accounts Committee, will now review the progress of TR since their last inquiry into the running […]

Probation Vision and Values

This year will see the 22nd Bill McWilliams Memorial Lecture take place on Friday 22 March 2019 at 12.30pm for 2.00pm as usual at the Faculty […]

Implementation of the NPS Pay Award

At the most recent Trade Union Engagement meeting (where the Unions meet with the NPS Employer) the NPS confirmed that 400 people had been overpaid by […]

Reducing Reoffending Conference

Westminster Insights Reducing Reoffending Conference takes place on Wednesday 27th February 2019 in  London  Expert speakers include: (Chair) Helen Berresford, Director of External Engagement, Nacro Katie […]

Approved Premises rotas and DWNC contracts

Ever since the publication of the AP model duty rota as part of the E3 change programme, Napo has had cause to challenge many of the […]

NPS staff who transferred from Capita and the pay award

We have had queries from members who transferred from Capita to the NPS about when they can expect their offer letters with regard to the pay […]

CRC pay – issue being escalated to Probation Programme engagement

At this week’s meeting of the NEC it was made clear that there is considerable anger over the failure by CRC Providers and the MoJ to […]

New HMPPS senior Leadership Structure

It was formally announced today that there is a change to the structure right at the top of HMPPS. Two new Director General posts have been […]


Napo members voted to accept the NPS pay offer by an overwhelming 98% (with over a 60% turnout). Since the offer was made Napo has engaged […]