Large in­crease in as­saults

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - PT CAMPAIGN -

There were a record six deaths at the prison in 2016, com­pared to three in 2015.

Self harm in­ci­dents in­creased from 1,484 to 1,485 - the high­est level since 2011.

The num­ber of as­saults rose from 350 to 575, with se­ri­ous as­saults ris­ing from 43 to 80. Se­ri­ous as­saults on staff in­creased from 10 to 21 between 2016 and 2017.

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