Year: 1998 Source: Winchester, UK: Waterside Press, 1998. 270p. SIEC No: 19980493

This edited book contains a collection of papers from a conference on deaths in custody. The first part presents papers on the political aspects of custodial deaths, theory and coroner’s inquiries. Part Two looks at the special issues associated with the deaths of offenders who are in police custody. Part Three consists of papers from families & support groups. The last part of the book has 4 papers on the prevention of deaths in custody.