Needs of menstruating women in custody 'routinely ignored'

Chiefs say there will be new guidance for officers.

Needs of menstruating women in custody 'routinely ignored'

Date - 6th January 2018
By - JJ Hutber- Police Oracle
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Chiefs are developing new guidance for officers after an independent watchdog raised concerns about female detainees being left in cells without sanitary protection. The Independent Custody Visiting Association (ICVA) published an open letter to...
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