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Force accepts failure to act on brain injury

Force accepts failure to act on brain injury

Symptoms of detainee's injury were attributed to hours of drunkenness, lawyers say.

Date - 17th January 2014
By - Jack Sommers - Police Oracle
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A force has admitted liability in a case where custody officers failed to act on a detainee’s brain injury for 11 hours – believing his symptoms were due to drunkenness.Dean Hutton (26) suffered a serious brain injury when he was hit...
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