In September 2019, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) published new guidance for Suicide Prevention (Quality Standard 189). This quality standard covers ways to reduce suicide and … Continue reading NICE Guidance For Suicide Prevention in 2019
On 10th September, the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) collaborates with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH) to host the World Suicide … Continue reading World Suicide Prevention Day – Resources for Custodial Settings
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.
On 15th May 2019, the Government published guidance relating to the issues of suicide and self harm in prison. The guidance acknowledges that the transition of going to prison affects … Continue reading Guidance: Suicide & Self-Harm Prevention In Prison
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