Jury finds systematic failings at HMP Bedford contributed to the death of Mark Vagnoni

Mark Vagnoni, 35, was found hanged in his cell at HMP Bedford, less than 15 minutes after being seen by a prison officer as he played with his bed sheet. He died two days later in hospital on 13 July 2016. On 4 October 2017 an inquest jury concluded that a number of serious failures and missed opportunities by the prison contributed to his death. Jessie Waldman acts for Mark's mother, Christine Garside-Neville.

Read the press release from INQUEST here

 
 

07.11.17

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