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Regulation (2007:1172) With Instruction For The Swedish Prison And Probation Service

Original Language Title: Förordning (2007:1172) med instruktion för Kriminalvården

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paragraph 1 of the Swedish prison and probation service is responsible for the execution of the condemned

sanctions, conducting places and perform

personal investigations in criminal cases.

section 2 of the prison system should seek to

1. penalties are enforced in a safe, humane and effective


2. prosecution can take place effectively, and

3. recidivism prevention.

The prison system shall in particular take measures to

crime during execution is prevented, the release

in preparation, drug use controlled and content of

enforcement be adapted according to each individual's needs.

paragraph 3 of the institutions, the organisation shall be designed so that the

cater to different needs of supervision and control,

on the one hand, the need for employment of prisoners and promote a

proper planning of the release of prisoners.

Places of the Organization should be designed in such a way that the

promote effective cooperation with other authorities in

the judiciary. A location of detention which facilitates

This cooperation should be pursued. Before decisions on major

changes in places of the organization is taken to prison

consult the General Council of the judiciary, the public prosecutor's Office,

The Swedish national economic crimes Bureau, the police and the district courts and

the county administrative boards involved in the business.

The number of sites in the places and institutions, the organisation shall

continuously adapted to the need. Regulation (2014:1177).

4 § Free care organization should be designed so that it

provides for its control, support and other measures

the case of the clients, on the other hand, promotes effective cooperation with

Department of corrections and rehabilitation other operations and with other authorities.

paragraph 5 of the Swedish prison and probation service may, for a fee, provide such

products and services that are produced mainly by

inmates as part of the activities of the Institute and custody.

Swedish prison and probation service may decide the size of the fees referred to in

the first paragraph, and outlining the fee revenue.

Regulation (2011:152).

section 6 of the Swedish prison and probation service may assist other agencies with internal and

international transports of persons deprived of liberty.

For each person carried by the prison system to the

be journal.


section 7 of the Swedish prison and probation service is headed by a head of Government.

section 8 at the penitentiary there shall be an Advisory Council consisting

of not more than nine members.

9 repealed by Regulation (2011:152).

Appointments and assignments

section 10 of the Director-General's administrative manager.

section 11 In the prison system, there is a Director General.

Staff disciplinary board

section 12 at the penitentiary there shall be a staff disciplinary board.

Applicability of certain regulations

section 13 of the prison system to implement internal audit regulation

(2006:1228) and staff representatives Ordinance (1987:1101).

The right to provide

section 14 of the prison system shall communicate the provisions of the

organizational purposes as necessary to achieve coordination;

effectiveness, coherence and consistency within the

the prison business.