Staying in touch with someone in prison
3. Banned items
You mustn’t send or give anything to a prisoner that:
- is indecent or obscene
- threatens the security of the prison
- is written in code
You mustn’t take anything written by a prisoner that they want to publish and be paid for.
It’s a criminal offence to send or give a prisoner:
- illegal drugs
- a camera
- a mobile phone
Contact the prison if you’re unsure what you can send or give.