Prisoners: Suicide

Ministry of Justice written question – answered on 28th November 2017.

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Photo of Luciana Berger Luciana Berger Labour/Co-operative, Liverpool, Wavertree

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 13 September to question 9658, on prison: suicides, how many prisoners have died by suicide in each prison in England in each month of 2017 to date.

Photo of Sam Gyimah Sam Gyimah The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice

Data on deaths in prison custody is published quarterly in the Safety in Custody statistics. The most recent statistics were published on 26 October 2017 and cover deaths in prison custody to September 2017. Data at individual prison level is available at

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