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Mentally-ill detainees in custody for too long not police's fault, says HMIC

Officers tell inspectors the troubles they face.

Mentally-ill detainees in custody for too long not police's fault, says HMIC

Date - 16th November 2018
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
Police are not to blame for detainees suffering a mental health crisis after being held in custody for too long, it has been acknowledged. According to a report by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary, officers spoke of their...
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