Last week the PPO published 4 reports relating to deaths in custody. The causes are categorised as follows: Natural Causes = 3 Self-Inflicted = 1 Other Non-Natural = 0 Below … Continue reading PPO Reports & Self-Inflicted Deaths – Health Notes w/c 04 Nov 2019
Last week the PPO published 11 reports relating to deaths in custody. The causes are categorised as follows: Natural Causes = 6 Self-Inflicted = 4 Other Non-Natural = 1 Below … Continue reading PPO Reports & Self-Inflicted Deaths – Health Notes w/c 21 Oct 2019
In October 2019, the Prisons and Probation Ombudsman published their report for 2018/19. For this period, the PPO began 334 fatal incident investigations, representing a 23% increase in self-inflicted deaths. … Continue reading PPO Annual Report 2018/19: Learning Lessons from Fatal Incidents in Prisons
In this third and final post before this years World Suicide Prevention Day tomorrow (10th September 2019), I wanted to take renewed look the correlation between mental health and prison … Continue reading World Suicide Prevention Day – Learning from PPO Investigations
Deaths In Custody – 12 months to 30 June 2019 Overall, the number of deaths continues to fall but self-inflected deaths continue to rise. 309 deaths in prison custody, a … Continue reading A Summary of Safety in Custody Statistics July 2019: Deaths in Custody, Self-Harm and Assaults.
This bulletin was published on 25th April 2019, and provides a report on the Safety in Custody Statistics, England and Wales: Deaths in Prison Custody to March 2019 Assaults and … Continue reading A Summary of the MOJ Safety in Custody Quarterly Bulletin: An Update to December 2018