Detention Services Order response
Detention Action’s response to the Draft Operational guidance: Detention Services Order XX/2018 – Management and security of night state.
Tribunal Procedure Committee submission
Detention Action submission to the Tribunal Procedure Committee consultation on Rules in relation to detained appellants
JCHR: Detention Action submission
Detention Action submission to the Joint Committee on Human Rights inquiry into immigration detention
JCHR: Freed Voices submission
Freed Voices submission to the Joint Committee on Human Rights inquiry into immigration detention
Indefinite detenion after Shaw
The Shaw Review called for a range of changes, including the application of ‘much greater energy’ to exploring alternatives to detention, including community support.
Vulnerable people in detention after Shaw
More than a year after the Shaw Review, Detention Action continues to see vulnerable people held in detention
The UK has one of the largest detention estates in Europe. There are opportunities for alternatives.
Parliamentary inquiry 2015
The first Parliamentary inquiry into the entirety of the immigration detention system has concluded that ‘we cannot go on as we are.’ The inquiry calls for a time limit of 28 days on immigration detention, finding the current system ‘expensive, ineffective and unjust.’