Press Release
BJMP teacher gives inspiration thru after-care program
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology has another source of inspiration in the person of Jail Officer 1 Cynthia Layugan of Manila City Jail Annex.
BJMP jumpstarts 2019 with 745 newly promoted personnel
Thursday, January 10, 2019

A total of 745 jail personnel was promoted to the next higher rank as BJMP welcomes the year 2019.
This was announced during the New Year’s Call ceremony held at BJMP Headquarters in Quezon City.
Jail congestion rate drops by 25% in 2018
Wednesday, January 09, 2019

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) recorded a 25% point-percentage drop in annual average jail congestion rate from 586% in 2017 to 561% in 2018.
SILG Año lauds BJMP’s over-all performance in 2018
Monday, January 07, 2019

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año lauds the efforts of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in sustaining its drive towards securing measures to decongest jails and in strengthening its capability development during the 4th Quarter 2018 Management Conference at BJMP National Headquarters today.
Shooters trooped to 2nd Tapayan Cup
Friday, January 04, 2019

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology kicks-off its shoot-for-a-cause as Jail Director Deogracias Tapayan fires the first round early morning today for the 2nd Director Tapayan Cup at Eagle Ridge Firing Range, Binangonan, Rizal.
BJMP chief commend personnel for zero incident during new year
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology made another record of zero incident as it welcomes the new year.
BJMP is qualified for PBB- IATF
Friday, December 21, 2018

BJMP Chief Jail Director Deogracias Tapayan confirmed that the agency is qualified to receive their performance based-bonus for Fiscal Year 2017.
PRRD gifts NESJO, RESJO with firearms
Friday, December 21, 2018

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte will be giving personal firearms to BJMP National Executive Senior Jail Officer and Regional Executive Senior Jail Officers. This was announced during his fellowship activity with female uniformed personnel last night at the Rizal Hall, Malacañang Palace, Manila.
BJMP's jail decongestion tool bags Silver in IPMA Awards
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

The International Project Management Association (IPMA) Global Project Excellence Award 2018 named the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) as the silver awardee under the community project category for the development of an electronic paralegal learning module (EPLM) in partnership with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) held in Helsinki, Finland.
PDL remember departed loved ones during Holy Mass in jails
Thursday, November 1, 2018

BJMP chaplains celebrated holy mass in jails for All Saints Day.
“As Christians, we are remembering our departed loved ones who are now with our dear Lord”, said Chaplaincy Service Office chief Jail Superintendent Servillano Maiso Jr.
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