Merseyside – Joint inspection of police custody

Published on: 15 November 2018

Publication types: Criminal justice joint inspections and Custody suites

Police Forces: Merseyside


This inspection into Merseyside Police is one of a series on police custody inspections carried out jointly by HMI Prisons and HMICFRS. The programme looks at strategy, treatment and conditions, individual rights and health care. It also contributes to the UK’s response to its international obligation to ensure regular and independent inspection of all places of detention.

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Police custody in Merseyside – a mix of positive aspects and some key concerns for inspectors

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