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Preventing deaths in detention: Inquiry reports

Reports and recommendations

The Commission’s Inquiry makes recommendations in four key areas. They are addressed at government, regulators and inspectorates and the leaders and managers of individual institutions including:

  • Learning lessons and creating rigorous systems and processes 
  • A stronger focus on meeting basic responsibilities to keep detainees safe
  • Greater transparency and robust investigations
  • The Equality  Human Rights Framework should be adopted and used as a practical tool in all three settings  

Inquiry Reports

Last updated: 05 May 2016