Northumbria Police - Joint inspection of police custody

Published on: 23 January 2020

Publication types: Custody suites

Police Forces: Northumbria


This inspection into Northumbria 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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