Romerike prison

Romerike prison, consists of the subdivisions Ullersmo, Kroksrud and Ungdomsenhet øst.

Ullersmo ward, located at Kløfta, in Ullensaker municipality and is a prison unit with a high level of security. The target group for the prison is male prisoners with long sentences for serious crime, remand prisoners and foreign prisoners. The capacity of the prison is 238 cells. The prison has a special focus on prison education, including in the form of vocational training within in-demand vocational subjects.

Kroksrud, is located in Godtland, in Ullensaker municipality, and is a prison unit with a low security level. The target group for the prison is male prisoners at the end of the sentence. The capacity of the prison is 62 cells. The prison has a special focus on prison education, semi-liberty, dog group and an outdoor group.

Youth unit east, is located on Dønnumskia, in Eidsvoll municipality, and is 1of 2 prisons for minor inmates. The target group for the prison is minor inmates, from 15 to 18 years. The capacity of the prison is 4 places. The inmates receive individually adapted content in their imprisonment process.

News from Romerike prison

Temporary transfer of remand prisoners from Ila to Ullersmo

The Norwegian Prison and Probation Service (KDI) Ila prison and detention center in Bærum will undergo a technical rehabilitation. [..]

Considering moving Oslo prison out of Oslo

The government is listening to Oslo, and will consider finding a new alternative to Oslo prison in the areas outside the city. [..]

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