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What if someone with a learning disability is arrested?

The needs of many people with learning disabilities are going unnoticed when they are arrested by police, go to court and are sentenced, according to independent inspectors. Today they published the report of a joint inspection into people with learning disabilities within the criminal justice system which said their needs should be recognised and addressed.

Read ‘A joint inspection of the treatment of offenders with learning disabilities within the criminal justice system – phase 1 from arrest to sentence’

Please follow the link below for more information.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Jane Parsons
Telephone
07880 787452 07880 787452 020 3681 2775 020 3681 2775
Website
https://www.justiceinspectorates.gov.uk/
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Last Updated

Last updated: 27/08/2021

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