19% Increase in Suicide Attempts of Immigration Detainees Q1/2015
There were 70 suicide attempts in Harmondsworth IRC, January through March 2015, a 311% increase over the previous quarter October through December 2014 in which their were 17.
Yarl’s Wood recorded 26 attempts 5 more than the last quarter of 2014, one individual made more than one attempt but UKHO would not specify the number of attempts.
In Total there were 160 recorded incidents of Self-Harm requiring medical attention. Continue reading “Self-Harm in Immigration Detention January Through March 2015”