Ministry of Justice written question – answered on 24th January 2022.
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To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many people have been imprisoned in every year since 2016 for non-payment of court-imposed fines.
The data for ‘fine defaulter’ prisoner admissions each year can be found in Table A2.7 here.
These numbers may also include people who have defaulted on financial penalties other than fines.
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