Police custody related fatalities in England and Wales 2018 by reason for detention

Deaths in or following police custody in England and Wales in the financial year 2017/18, by reason for detention

by Statista Research Department, last edited Mar 27, 2019
Police custody related fatalities in England and Wales 2018 by reason for detention This statistic shows the number of fatalities in or following police custody in England and Wales in the financial year 2017/18, by reason for detention. There were a total of 23 fatalities in the year. In three of these cases, the detainee was in custody due to drug or alcohol related offences.
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Deaths in or following police custody in England and Wales in the financial year 2017/18, by reason for detention

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Fatailities
Violence-related (non-sexual or murder8
Mental Health Act4
Drug / alcohol-related (excl. drink driving)3
Breach of bail1
Breach of peace / anti-social behaviour3
Burglary and criminal damange1
Possession of a weapon1
Driving offence, including drink driving2
Total fatalities23
Fatailities
Violence-related (non-sexual or murder8
Mental Health Act4
Drug / alcohol-related (excl. drink driving)3
Breach of bail1
Breach of peace / anti-social behaviour3
Burglary and criminal damange1
Possession of a weapon1
Driving offence, including drink driving2
Total fatalities23
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Mar 27, 2019
This statistic shows the number of fatalities in or following police custody in England and Wales in the financial year 2017/18, by reason for detention. There were a total of 23 fatalities in the year. In three of these cases, the detainee was in custody due to drug or alcohol related offences.
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