Mental Illness

Son locked up indefinitely after killing family days after release from Wormwood Scrubs – post release care criticised

The son of a bagel tycoon has been locked up indefinitely for killing his mother and sister, who were stab… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more […]

Free Publication: How to look after your mental health in prison

How to look after your Mental health in prison – a brilliant free publication from the Mental Health Found… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs […]

Sister of mentally ill man stuck in prison attacks health service

The sister of a mentally ill man who has been kept on prison sick wards over the last three years due to a… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and […]

Court told G4S Doctor cleared man for release who then bludgeoned 3 pensioners to death

A man with a history of psychosis did not see a mental health nurse before being released from police custod… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs less […]

Suicide Figures ‘A Damning Indictment’ of the State of Prisons Warn MPs

“Mental health figures of prisoners are ’20 years out of date” Appalling levels of suicide and self-harm behi… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs less […]

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES FOR PRISONERS NEED TO IMPROVE FURTHER, SAYS OMBUDSMAN

Some improvement has been made in managing the mental health needs of prisoners, but there is still a long way… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more […]

Mentally ill inmate admits battering cell-mate to death

A mentally ill prisoner has admitted battering his cell mate over the head with a television set as he awaited… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more […]

“Prison Doesn’t Work” – Official

Thousands of offenders are being jailed unnecessarily, Nick Clegg will warn today as he promises to press fo… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs less […]

Former cop admits trying to murder colleagues

Melissa Swift A former special constable has admitted three charges of attempting to murder staff at the care… Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs less […]

Judge may visit mentally ill patient

A High Court judge might travel to a psychiatric hospital to hear evidence from a mentally-ill sex offender … Full access to The Prison Oracle, its tens of thousands of documents, rules, regulations, reports, policies, expert articles, breaking news, comprehensive prison entries, morning briefings, expert advice database, comprehensive legal section and so much more costs […]