Health and Justice seminar: Safer Custody

Our Health and Justice team are hosting a half day in-person seminar on Wednesday, 22 March 2023 in Leeds. The seminar will focus on key issues relevant to the provision of safer custody within the secure estate.

Our speakers will discuss:

  • Inquests arising from Deaths in Custody – how to provide the best evidence
  • The PPO investigation process and how to prepare for an interview
  • Violence reduction and de-escalation techniques within secure environments

Partner, Naomi McMaster and Principal Associate, Emma Shubrook are delighted to be joined by guest speakers:

  • Eric Baskind, Consultant in violence reduction and safer use of force,  SWC Experts Group
  • Sarah Stolworthy, Senior Investigator for the Prisons and Probation Ombudsman
  • Janine Wolstenholme, Barrister at Park Square Barristers and Assistant Coroner for Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen and West Yorkshire (Eastern).

For more information and details on how to register please contact our events team.

Event contact

If you have any queries about this event, please get in touch with us at [email protected]

Additional information

Please note that unless otherwise stated our events are free to attend. Places at our events are subject to availability and awarded at the discretion of Capsticks. If space becomes limited at this event and we may need to restrict numbers attending from individual organisations.