Guy Hill Is New Superintendent At Her Majesty’s Prison

Friday, 9 July 2021 - 1:59pm

Her Majesty’s Prison received a new Superintendent with the appointment of Mr. Guy-Michel Hill.

Resumption Of Visitation To Her Majesty’s Prison

Friday, 4 June 2021 - 4:43pm

The public is advised that in-person visitation to Her Majesty’s Prison has resumed. The visitation schedule is as follows:

Visitation To Her Majesty’s Prison Restricted

Wednesday, 2 June 2021 - 2:34pm

The public is notified that in-person visitation to Her Majesty’s Prison in Balsam Ghut has been temporarily suspended until further notice.

Statement From The National Security Council On The Recent Incident At Her Majesty’s Prison

Monday, 31 May 2021 - 9:01pm

The National Security Council (NSC) convened a special meeting today to consider and review the events at Her Majesty’s Prison, which occurred over the weekend, 29-30 May, 2021.

Statement from His Excellency the Governor John J. Rankin, CMG - Her Majesty’s Prison

Monday, 31 May 2021 - 1:26pm

I am deeply concerned about the events at Her Majesty’s Prison on Sunday evening that sadly resulted in a loss of life.

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone On The Altercation At Her Majesty’s Prison

Sunday, 30 May 2021 - 11:21pm

A violent altercation occurred among several persons incarcerated at Her Majesty’s Prison at Balsam Ghut at around 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, 30th May which resulted in the injury of four prisoners.

Visitation Restricted To Prison And Residential Facilities In the BVI

Tuesday, 25 August 2020 - 1:20am

The public is advised of the restriction of visitation to Her Majesty’s Prison, the Adina Donovan Home for the Elderly, Virgin Gorda Elderly Home, Rainbow Children’s Home; Safe Haven Transition and other private residential facilities.

Public Health (Notifiable And Communicable Diseases) Regulations And Prison (Amendment) Rules Gazetted

Thursday, 19 March 2020 - 5:04pm

The Cabinet Office is notifying the public that Statutory Instruments No. 15 Public Health (Notifiable and Communicable Diseases) Regulations, 2020 and No. 16 Prison (Amendment) Rules, 2020 are now available for public information on the Virgin Islands Official Gazette website at

Honourable Smith Donates To Prison’s Restorative Justice Programme

Wednesday, 2 October 2019 - 12:13pm

Territorial Member Honourable Neville A. Smith handed over a cheque of $1,500.00 to Superintendent of Prison Mr. Verne Garde to assist in financing the Restorative Justice Programme at Her Majesty’s Prison.