Federal Prison Staff Mishandling Mentally Ill Women Inmates: Ombudsman

Correctional Service watchdog Howard Sapers reports ongoing concerns about the capacity of Correctional Service of Canada to manage mental illness.

“Under no circumstances should a non-consenting” offender who is strapped in be “subject to forced medical injections,” says Sapers. Restraint equipment should not be used on a self-harming offender “for punitive, administrative or retaliatory purposes.”

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