Press Release
BJMP welcomes 13 new jail inspectors
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology welcomes the 13 newly graduated cadets of the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) class of 2018 to the officer corps.
BJMP on full alert during Lenten Season
Monday, March 19, 2018

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology will place all jail units in red alert status starting Sunday, March 25 up to Saturday, March 31, 2018, in connection with the observance of the Holy Week.
BJMP Chief to female personnel: “Thank you for bringing success to the bureau.”
Thursday, March 8, 2018

Female personnel of the Headquarters attended an engaging talk on gender sensitivity and women empowerment with long time gender and development (GAD) advocate Ms. Rosemarie P. Miranda today in time for the Women’s Month Celebration.
US Homeland Security Strengthen Ties with BJMP
Wednesday, March 7, 2018

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Attaché Office at the U.S. Embassy in Manila visited the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology Headquarters for a meeting last Friday.
Mainstreaming Human Rights-Based Approach on Jail Management
Thursday, March 1, 2018

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) in partnership with the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) has organized a three-day seminar workshop entitled “Human Rights-Based Approach Training on Jail Management and Penology” held in Ciudad Christia Resort, San Mateo, Rizal on February 25-28, 2018.
BJMP, NCAA celebrates National Arts Month behind bars
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in cooperation with the National Commission on Culture and the Arts (NCAA) celebrates the diversity and richness of Filipino culture and arts with the inmates of Manila City Jail today.
BJMP distributes 56 prisoners van to jails
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in its effort to increase the agency’s lift capability distributed at least 56 prisoners van to jails early this February.
BJMP, ICRC releases paralegal information material for PDL
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in partnership with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) released today in a ceremonial turn-over the tarpaulin posters containing the rights of the accused and modes of early release for Persons Deprived of Liberty (PDLs).
Fight corruption, rehabilitate PDL
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

DILG Officer-in-Charge Eduardo Año ordered to fight corruption and rehabilitate persons deprived of liberty (PDLs) during his interface with BJMP top brass at BJMP National Headquarters yesterday.
Thousands took the BJMP entrance exams today
Saturday, February 10, 2018

4,622 aspiring jail officers took the Entry Level Examinations of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology today in various examination centers across the country.
506 JNORs Promoted
Monday, February 5, 2018

BJMP Chief Jail Director Deogracias C Tapayan led the simultaneous Oath–taking and Donning of Ranks ceremony at the BJMP- National Headquarters this morning. A total of five hundred six (506) Jail Non-Officer personnel (JNOR) were promoted to the next higher ranks as BJMP Regional Offices conducted the similar event during the flag raising activity.
BJMP opens first tactical training for 2018
Saturday, February 3, 2018

In an effort to equip the jail personnel with right sets of skills to handle jail crises, the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology opens yesterday the first batch of Special Tactics and Response (STAR) Course for 2018.
BJMP stepped-up its fight against crime groups in jails with AMLAC
Sunday, January 21, 2018

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) and Anti-Money Laundering Council (AMLC) sealed an agreement to promote and encourage cooperation and coordination to prevent, control, detect and investigate unlawful activities relative to kidnapping for ransom, illegal drugs, terrorism and terrorist financing.
68 BJMP jails certified as drug-free
Monday, January 15, 2018

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology posted a record of sixty-eight jails certified as drug-free facility by Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA). This came after the management review on the performance of regions on their anti-drug campaigns.
Tapayan: “Sama-sama tayo sa isang bagong BJMP”
Monday, January 8, 2018

In his first new year message as BJMP chief, Jail Director Deogracias C Tapayan has encouraged jail personnel to reflect for innovative solutions to perennial problem in jails and rallied for support in effecting reforms this 2018.
BJMP's tactical workout to aid typhoon victims
Friday, January 05, 2018

Over three hundred uniformed personnel and civilian practical shooters trooped the Camp Caringal Firing Range in Quezon City for the first day of Chief BJMP Cup today...
481 BJMP jails welcomes new year with zero incident
Monday, January 1, 2018

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology welcomes the new year with zero incident. No jailbreaks, commotions or even escape attempts were recorded...
BJMP chief to personnel: "Let us welcome the 2018 with zero incicent"
Saturday December 30, 2017

Jail Director Deogracias C Tapayan inspected Manila and Valenzuela City Jail today. The BJMP chief checked the operational readiness of both jails particularly their management plan during influx of visitors and security protocols for the new year...
BJMP inmates, personnel donated relief goods for urduja, Vinta victims
Thursday, December 28, 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.
New Bataan District Jail to rise in 2018
Friday, December 22, 2017

BJMP Chief Jail Director Deogracias C Tapayan attended the capsule laying ceremony for the proposed construction of new Bataan District Jail in Orani, Bataan today...
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