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Operation Deerness special investigation into abuse at Medomsley Detention Centre begins

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Operation Deerness, the special investigation into the abuse that took place at Medomsley Detention Centre (MDC) has begun.

Prisons and Probation Ombudsman launch Independent Prisoner Complaints Investigations

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The Prisons and Probation Ombudsman has announced today a new name for their complaint investigations work – Independent Prisoner Complaint Investigations (IPCI).

Medomsley Detention Centre Special Investigation: Media Release

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Prisons and Probation Ombudsman to carry out special investigation into abuse at detention centre

Annual Report 2022/23: Media release

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The PPO has published their Annual Report for 2022 - 2023.

Self-inflicted deaths of IPP prisoners release

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Adrian Usher: "There are several risk factors associated with IPP sentences"

Annual Report 2021/22: Media Release

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The PPO has published their Annual Report for 2021 - 2022.

Styal Baby B Release

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Baby death at HMP Styal - PPO report highlights shocking circumstances of baby stillborn in prison

Second Wave COVID-19 related deaths release

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Prisons and Probation Ombudsman publishes analysis of second wave of COVID-19 death investigations

Annual Report 2020/21: Media Release

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The PPO has published their Annual Report for 2020 - 2021.

Bronzefield Baby A Release

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Investigation into baby death at HMP Bronzefield highlights key failings