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With the financial support of Norway grants the 2023 issue of the Latvian Prison Administration magazine has been published. In the latest issue of the Latvian Prison Administration magazine we invite you to get acquainted with current activities in the field of social correction, interviews with industry professionals, historical reviews and current statistics.

In the magazine you can read an interview with the Head of the Olaine prison: Oļegs Šteingurgs, the Head of the Jēkabpils prison: Vjačeslavs Rakels and the Head of the Cesis Correctional Facility for Juveniles: Andris Pāže, as well as an interview with the State Secretary Mihails Papsujevičs.

Everyone has the opportunity to read the contents of the magazine in a digital format - to get to know more about the work of the Latvian Prison Administration, explore Latvia prisons' environment, find out interesting facts about prison history, read interviews with officials and to get acquainted with other interesting topics related to sentence execution in Latvia.

The 2020, 2021 and 2022 magazine issues are available in their e-version on our website:

The Latvian Prison Administration have been publishing magazines for already 4 years with the goal of raising awareness of prison system employees and cooperation partners about the history, development and future plans of the Latvian correctional system.

You can learn more about the Norway Grants 2014-2021 period programme by visiting

Working together for a safe and inclusive Europe.

With the financial support of the Norway Grants project "Establishment of Training centre infrastructure and model prison blocks for training opportunities in the Olaine prison territory" No. 1-6.4/2-2019, implemented within the framework of the Norway Grants 2014–2021 period program "Correctional Services".