Statutory guidance

Public Protection Manual, Chapter 1: MAPPA

Guidance for police, prison and probation staff on their duties under the Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements (MAPPA).



Includes information on:

  • the background to MAPPA
  • cases which fall outside MAPPA criteria
  • the structure of MAPPA
  • MAPPA offenders
  • the role of the Prison Service
Published 11 March 2009