Prisoners: Death

(asked on 27th February 2017) - View Source

Question to the Attorney General:

To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many cases the Crown Prosecution Service currently has under active consideration under the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 in respect of a death or deaths in custody.

Answered by
Lord Keen of Elie
This question was answered on 13th March 2017

The Crown Prosecution Service is currently considering fewer than five cases in which a charge of corporate manslaughter is being considered in connection to a death or deaths in custody.

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