Message of the Inspector General of Prisons

The vision of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Prisons Department is to be professional, service-oriented, and accountable. The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Prisons Department aims at ensuring the return of the offender to the society as a normal and useful citizen rather than a discarded entity. Thus, a strong emphasis is laid on the reformation and rehabilitation of inmates besides maintaining good discipline in prisons. The Department firmly believes in “hate for crime but not for criminal” and also the fact that protection of society cannot be achieved merely by detention. The Department provides self-improvement opportunities to assist the offenders in becoming law-abiding citizens.

Our Vision
“Safe custody of inmates with care, commitment and consistency.

Our Mission
The mission of Inspectorate of Prisons, KP is to provide Safe Custody (keeping inmates in safe place of confinement),  Care (meeting basic needs e.g accommodation, food, education, medication),  Control (maintaining order & discipline within the prison premises), Correction (motivating inmates through psychological, ethical, moral & vocational teaching to become productive & law abiding citizens)

Worthy Inspector General of Prisons Masud ur Rahman, paid surprise visit to District Jail Abbottabad..

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Government has announced Two Months (02) of Special Remission to all convict prisoners on the auspicious occasion of Eid ul Fitr.