From Mental Health Act to Prison
written by MentalHealthCop on the 29th December 2012 at 17:26
How can it be the case that someone who committed offences whilst detained in hospital under the Mental Health Act can be imprisoned? Does this not mean that ‘the system’ has failed to take account of mental disorder as a causal or coincidental factor in his sentencing? If we know that prisons are already occupied … Continue reading
Originally posted at http://mentalhealthcop.wordpress.com/2012/12/29/from-mental-healt...