Tag Archives: SERCO

Waplington Report (Youth Justice Board, Hassockfield STC)

Adam Rickwood killed himself 6 hours after use of a restraint by Serco staff using a PCC approved physical restraint at Hassockfield Secure Training Centre in 2004. He was aged just 14. For more details see Adam Rickwood’s Story by … Continue reading

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2008 (Myatt 3 of 5) R (c) v Secretary of State for Justice 28 Jul 2008 Supreme Court

These 5 appeals relate to the death of Gareth Myatt, aged 15, in Rainsford Secure Training Centre in 2004. Redaction Some court reports have had victims names redacted and some assault details redacted. This is a difficult balance –  normally … Continue reading

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Adam Rickwood’s Story by Carolyne Willow

Recently I blogged the court appeals about the death of Adam Rickwood,  [3] [4] [5] who killed himself in 2004, aged 14 not long after the use of unlawful restraint and distraction techniques by SERCO. Adams death was shocking, even … Continue reading

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Adam Rickwood 3. R v Sec State Justice 6 Feb 2015 Court of Appeal

This appeal is against the Judgment of Foskett J given in the Administrative Court in  which he dismissed an application for judicial review [not publically available afaik]. The review sought an order that the Secretary of State facilitate provision of … Continue reading

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Adam Rickwood 2. R v HM Coroner and others 3 Feb 2010 High Court

This application challenged the decision of the decision of the Coroner not to recuse himself from the Judicial Review of the orginal Inquest. It was decided that the Coroner who carried out the Inquest should recuse himself. If they had … Continue reading

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Adam Rickwood 1. R v HM Coroner and Others 22 Jan 2009 High Court

Adam Rickwood was the youngest person in modern times to take his own life whilst in custody, at the age of just 14 in Hassockfield Secure Training Centre. The notorious Medomsley run by the Home Office where much child sexual … Continue reading

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An Index and Timeline of Court and Court of Appeal Documents on Cathy Fox Blog

Summary of Court and Court of Appeal Documents on Cathy Fox Blog Many thanks to the individuals who research these documents for the benefit of other researchers. This list is trying put a bit of structure to all that valuable … Continue reading

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