BJMP Chief to wardens: ensure airtight security in jails this holiday season
Sunday, December 17, 2017

Ensure that there will be no more escape incidents this holiday season. This is the directive of BJMP Chief Jail Director Deogracias C Tapayan to jail wardens across the country following an escape incident at Quezon City Jail Male Dormitory today...
BJMP recorded 34% reduction on jail congestion rate
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology posted a 34% reduction on jail congestion rate for the month of November compare to 634% in the previous month...
New Cebu City Jail facility to rise soon
Monday, December 11, 2017

Jail Director Deogracias Tapayan led the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Cebu City Jail facility together with Mayor Tomas Osmena in Brgy Kalunasan, Cebu City...
BJMP Chief surprised the inmates of Talisay jail
Sunday, December 10, 2017

Jail Director Deogracias Tapayan conducted a surprise visit at Talisay City Jail today...
BJMP “Share-A-Love” in Zambales
Sunday, December 10, 2017

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology kicked-off the Christmas celebration with a joint outreach activity in a cultural minority area at Sitio Mabato, Paite, San Narciso, Zambales today...
BJMP, ICRC confab on jail planning and design starts today
Wednesday, November 08, 2017

A collaborative project of BJMP and the International Committee of the Red Cross to improve jail conditions by working on the designs of facilities according to latest standards starts today...
New jail to rise in Mandaluyong City
Monday, November 06, 2017

Inmates and personnel of Mandaluyong City Jail will soon have a comfortable place to stay and work as the start of construction of the new jail facility was celebrated at a groundbreaking ceremony held at Mandaluyong City Hall Complex this morning...
BJMP Chief: No "ghost" personnel, tighten security during undas
Monday, October 30, 2017

Jail Director Deogracias Tapayan ordered for a 100% attendance of personnel during undas after declaring red alert status in jails.
The orders came during his regular staff conference with BJMP top officials early morning today...
Contrabands crushed
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology destroyed at least 4,476 pieces of contrabands as part of its serious campaign against proliferation of contrabands in district, city and municipal jails across the country...
MMDJ Warden sacked
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Metro Manila District Jail Warden Jail Superintendent Gemelo Taol has been kicked out from his post early morning today following a massive Greyhound Operation wherein a large number of contraband, suspected shabu and drug paraphernalias were confiscated in his facility...
JO1 Trainees dominated arnis tournament
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Jail Officer 1 trainees undergoing training at National Jail Management and Penology Training Institute bagged the overall team championship trophy with 14 golds, 2 silver and 2 bronze medals in the recent NCR Cup Larong Pinoy Arnis Tournament in Malabon City which was participated by around 300 arnis competitors.
BJMP holds surprise drug test among its top officials
Thursday, October 5, 2017

Acting Chief,BJMP Jail Chief Superintendent Deogracias C Tapayan ordered a surprise drug test to all regional directors and key officers of the BJMP late afternoon today. The BJMP top brass is attending the Operations Plan and Budget for CY 2018 Writeshop when the surprise drug testing was announced.
ASEC Quinsay to BJMP: "Do what is right for the organization"
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

DILG Assistant Secretary Nestor Quinsay sat down with BJMP top brass during the 3rd Quarter Management Conference of the agency at the National Headquarters in Quezon City today.
Davao City Council commends BJMP for its innovative program, "Education behind bars"
Monday, October 2, 2017

In the domain of public service, there are multifarious ways in which creative and meaningful programs are able to sustain effective and responsive governance.
Acting BJMP Chief to public: We need your help
Monday, September 18, 2017

Newly designated acting BJMP Chief intensifies the promotion of its newest community hotline campaign signature “e-tap mo si Sir Taps” during the BJMP’s flag raising early morning today.
BJMP accords retirement honor to Jail Director Barretto
Monday, September 11, 2017

There is no other greater glory than being able to dedicate one’s whole life to a meritorious and honest public service. Leaders come and go, but the greatness of their deeds and the depth of their influence will never disappear into oblivion.
New Chief BJMP sworn Today
Monday, September 11, 2017

Deputy Chief for Administration Jail Chief Superintendent Deogracias C Tapayan was formally designated as Acting Chief, BJMP effective today, replacing Jail Director Serafin P Barretto Jr.
  The BJMP lawyers @ work: Taking vital strides toward competent jail service
Friday, September 8, 2017

The times are changing and the most rational thing to do is for everyone to adapt to these changes. Thus, as a dynamic institution, the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) always sees to it that it is able to respond to the demands and challenges of the times.
Over 2300 volunteers trained in BJMP's anti-drug rehab campaign
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The national government’s war on drugs is not all about the untimely death of individuals involved in illegal drugs. Rather, there are a good number of government programs that support the government’s anti-drug campaign through drug rehabilitation program.
BJMP establishes corporate partnership with hotel chains
Monday, August 14, 2017

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in partnership with the Corporate Management of Eurotel, Sogo and Icon Hotels granted a P20,000 worth of cash incentives to J02 Asnawi Toroganan Ampuan..
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