INQUEST responds to the latest MOJ Safety in Custody Statistics
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INQUEST responds to the latest MOJ Safety in Custody Statistics

The Ministry of Justice has today (26 July 2018) released the latest statistics on safety, deaths and self-harm in custody. The data shows that levels of self-harm and violence in prison continues to escalate. Continue reading

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Failings contributed to vulnerable boy’s death
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Failings contributed to vulnerable boy’s death

source: The Guardian published: 4 April 2014 An inquest jury has found multiple failings by staff at a young offender institution contributed to the death of a 17-year-old boy, who had been bullied by other inmates. Staff at Hindley youth offender institution in Wigan have been accused of failing to give Jake Hardy proper support … Continue reading