September 29, 2022 | Organisational Information
The number of children detained in police custody under section 136 of the Mental Health Act 1983 from 2017-2022. Please can I have this figure broken down by annual year. e.g. can you provide a figure for 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022 (up until the date of receipt).
If you have the data, can you provide the average length of stay (in hours) of the children detained under section 136 in police custody for each annual year. e.g. 2017- average length of stay 3hours 2018- average length of stay 2hours?
If you have the data, can you provide the average age of the children in custody for each annual year. e.g. 2017 - average age 16 years old?