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Posts Tagged ‘Care Quality Commission (CQC)’

Mentally-ill patients were ‘Tasered’ more than 50 times

Mentally-ill patients were ‘Tasered’ more than 50 times

Police have resorted to firing Tasers to subdue mentally-ill patients in hospital and care homes more than 50 times in three years, Freedom of Information requests have disclosed.

Charities have expressed alarm

The Day in FoIA: Rise in disabled hate crime, dentist’s hygiene breaches and Ireland’s Stormont facing FOIA battle

Ipswich/Suffolk: Shock rise in reports of hate crime against disabled people in Suffolk

Figures revealed in a Freedom of Information request by the Ipswich Star show that last year there were 165 reports of disablist hate crimes to Suffolk police …