Watchdog probes mental health cell detention

Watchdog probes mental health cell detention

IPCC examining why mental health detainee taken to cells rather than healthcare.

Date - 5th December 2013
By - Jack Sommers - Police Oracle
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An investigation into a death in custody will focus on why the Mental Health Act detainee was taken to a custody suite as a “place of safety” and transported in a police van rather than an ambulance.Leon Briggs (39) was detained under...
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