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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Police custody deaths in England and Wales highest for decade
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Police custody deaths in England and Wales highest for decade

The Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) said three people died after being held in a police cell, and another five died after being held in a cell, becoming unwell and then being pronounced dead in hospital. Continue reading