HMP Northumberland was formerly two separate prisons situated a few hundred meters apart.
HMP Low Newton is situated 4 miles North East of Durham, and was purpose-built as a Remand Centre in 1965.
HMP Kirlevington Grange is an open prison for adult male offenders.
HMP Holme House is a large local prison for holding male prisoners aged 18 years and over.
HMP Frankland is a Category A men's prison located in the village of Brasside in County Durham, England.
HMP Durham is a Category B local prison serving the courts in the area.
HMP Deerbolt is a purpose built Young Offenders Institution, which opened in 1973 built on a former Army Camp.