Deaths in Custody

December 2014

The latest issue of  the Independent Advisory Panel e-bulletin has been published on the IAP website. It includes a literature review on the mental health of detainees and deaths in custody and the report on Statistical Analysis of deaths 2000-2013.

This bulletin also provides an update on the progress of the Independent Review into self-inflicted deaths in NOMS custody of 18-24 year olds, known as the Harris Review, and the IAP's responses to the consultations on the revised Authorised Professional Practice on Detention and Custody and the NHS England Patient Safety draft Serious Incidents Framework. Find it here:  http://iapdeathsincustody.independent.gov.uk/news/november-edition-of-the-iap-e-bulletin-published/