Custodial Suicide

Suicide of an inmate/resident of a correctional or detention facility
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Content includes coverage of such issues as custodial suicide, physical and sexual assaults, special diets, religious needs, visitation and mail and disabled inmate needs.
Large-scale, prospective studies of prison suicide and empirical studies on the process of custodial suicide are needed.
Today, largely as a result of litigation, research, training and increased professionalism in the corrections field, correctional administrators recognize that most custodial suicides can he prevented.