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Prisons: Drugs

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN 123001, tabled on 16 January 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what the rate of positive tests from mandatory drug testing in prisons in England and Wales was in each of the last ten years.

Answered on

25 January 2018

The information requested is published in the Annual NOMS Digest 2016/17, available at.

https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/annual-national-offender-management-service-digest-2016-to-2017

Select Supplementary Tables and MDT Data Tool > 07 Random Mandatory Drug Testing > Table 7.1