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Mental Health: NHS 'should pay' for cells use

Mental Health: NHS 'should pay' for cells use

MP and former FME suggests financial penalty for Section 136 police detentions.

Date - 12th March 2014
By - Jack Sommers - Police Oracle
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The NHS should have to “punitively” pay whenever those detained under the Mental Health Act (MHA) are taken to police custody rather than a health place of safety, an MP and former force medical examiner has suggested.Dr Sarah Wollaston...
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