Tuesday 15 December 2009
The inquiry into the death of Bernard Lodge, who died whilst in custody in August 1998 has today been published by the Justice Minister Claire Ward MP.
Wednesday 09 December 2009
Safer Custody News is produced by the National Offender Management Service (NOMS) every two months for management and staff. It covers policy development, new initiatives and best practice in relation to safer custody issues.
Monday 07 December 2009
Monday 30 November 2009
Patients who die whilst detained under the provisions of the Mental Health Act account for a significant proportion of the total number of deaths that occur within state custody.
Wednesday 25 November 2009
The National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) has today launched the revised Preventing Suicide: a toolkit for mental health services.
Wednesday 07 October 2009
Monday 17 August 2009
The IAP has identified a number of initial work priorities to be taken forward, while a longer-term work programme is developed. Their work will primarily be taken forward via working groups led by a member of the panel.