Woman in mobile contact with serving inmate is jailed

A woman has been jailed for eight months after she was found to have been in mobile phone contact with an inmate.


She was arrested in May 2021 after intelligence led to the recovery of two phones during a search of a prisoner’s cell at HMP Onley in Northamptonshire.


Subsequent digital investigation of the mobiles revealed communications between her and the serving prisoner.


She pleaded guilty at Northampton Magistrates’ Court in January and the case was committed for sentence before Northampton Crown Court.


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