The Ombudsman

Prisons and Probation Ombudsman, Sue McAllister
Sue McAllister became Prisons and Probation Ombudsman on 15 October 2018.

Deputy Ombudsman

Fatal Incidents

Acting Deputy Ombudsman


Deputy Ombudsman

Learning Lessons & Strategic Support

Prisons and Probation Ombudsman, Elizabeth Moody

Acting Deputy Ombudsman, complaints investigations

Deputy Ombudsman, Kimberley Bingham
Elizabeth Moody is responsible for investigating deaths that occur in prison, young offender institutions, probation approved premises and immigration removal centres. Susannah Eagle is responsible for investigating complaints from prisoners, immigration detainees and young people in detention.
Kimberley Bingham is responsible for driving the learning lessons agenda and providing strategic support to the office.

Assistant Ombudsmen

Lisa Burrell

Karen Johnson

Caroline Mills

Louise Richards


Assistant Ombudsmen

Akile Clinton

Neil Mullane

Lee Quinn

Mike Chinnick-Hughes

Nick Woodhead

Head of Learning Lessons

Lucy Higgins

Head of Strategic Support

Peter Dixon