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New rules restricting the use of cells as places of safety come into effect

Home Office announces £30 million will be given to health partners to provide more options.

New rules restricting the use of cells as places of safety come into effect

Date - 12th December 2017
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
The government has reaffirmed its commitment to reducing the instances where police cells are used to hold someone experiencing mental health crisis. The new mental health provisions rolled out yesterday, will mean it will no longer be possible to...
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