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Regional report of inquiry into individual deaths in custody in Western Australia / by Commissioner the Honourable D.J. O'Dea
Bib ID 1127953
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Australia. Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody
 
Online Versions
Description Canberra : Australian Government Publishing Service, 1991 
2 volumes (xxv, 1020 pages) : illustrations ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0644141336 (volume 2)
0644141328 (volume 1)
0644141158 (set)
Series

Parliamentary paper (Australia. Parliament) ; 1991, no. 133; 1991, no. 134

Summary

Terms of reference; indiviual profiles of deceased, medical histories, characteristics; causes of death, cases of violence, suicide; causes of high arrest and detention rates; police and prison custody including provisions to prevent death; juveniles; court system, sentencing, bail; Aboriginal/police relations, police aids, Legal Service, Visitor Scheme; hospital, medical and mental health services; alcohol abuse/treatment; investigations of death and coronial inquiries.

Notes

At head of title: Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody.

Cat. no. 9104881.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-829792565

Subjects Prisoners, Aboriginal Australian -- Western Australia -- Mortality.  |  Prisoners, Aboriginal Australian -- Western Australia -- Death.  |  Prisons and race relations -- Western Australia.  |  Police -- Complaints against -- Western Australia.  |  Substance use - Alcohol.  |  Law enforcement - Custody - Deaths in custody - Royal Commission.  |  Health - Physiology and diseases.  |  Health services.  |  Crime and imprisonment statistics.  |  Law - Legal aid services.  |  Race relations - Racial discrimination - Courts.  |  Law enforcement - Police-youth relations.  |  Law enforcement - Prison visitors.  |  Law enforcement - Police conduct and attitudes.  |  Mental health - Suicide.  |  Mental health - Services.  |  Law enforcement - Police aides.  |  Substance use.  |  Law enforcement - Custody.  |  Social behaviour - Social deviance - Punishment - Sentencing.  |  Western Australia (WA)
Other authors/contributors O'Dea, D. J. (Daniel John), 1927-
Also Titled

O'Dea report

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