Published 31st January 2018

Conclusion of gross misconduct hearing on police restraint death of Seni Lewis

Olaseni (‘Seni’) Lewis was 23 years old when he died following prolonged restraint by police officers at the Bethlem Royal Hospital on 31 August 2010. Six of those officers have been required to face charges of gross misconduct concerning their roles in the restraint and its aftermath.

Raju Bhatt and Sophie Naftalin of Bhatt Murphy act for the family.

Read the full statements issued by Seni’s parents here, a detailed background briefing here and the Justice for Seni website here.

Contact a member of the Bhatt Murphy team today