HMP Wakefield

Name or Prison HMP Wakefield
Address: 5 Love Lane
West Yorkshire
Other contact details:
Web Site:
Main switchboard: 01924 612 000
At Risk hotline:
Fax: 01924 612 001
Visits booking number: 01924 612 274
Visits booking email:
Visits booking txt number:
Type of Prison: Male Cat A & B


The  #1 governor is Tom Wheatley, who has been in charge since July 2018. The prison is run by HMPS and is part of the Yorkshire & Humberside prison region, as well as the very high security unit, The Close Supervision Centre (CSC),being under the control of Directorate of High Security. It has on overall capacity of 750.

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The solicitors are all experts on how the Prison Service/Criminal Law  system works and will be able to provide to you the necessary advice and support to ensure you or your loved ones are treated fairly. These lawyers are "small enough to care about you, but big enough to fight for you"

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