2 Ribbleton Lane
Tel: 01772 444550
Fax: 01772 444551
Governor: Paul Holland
Reception criteria: Normal reception arrangements: HMP Preston is a category B local prison. It accepts all adult male prisoners including 18-21 year olds from Crown Courts and Magistrates Courts serving Lancashire and Cumbria. Reception receives prisoners Monday through to Saturday. HMP Preston also serves the courts with video court links.
Operational capacity: 750 as of 13th December 2006
Regime: The regime at HMP Preston will strive to provide a structure that encourages prisoners to lead a law-abiding life upon release.