Death of Olaseni Lewis raised in House of Lords this week

The original article can be read at: UK Govt Hansard Record

On Tuesday 19th October Lord Ouseley (crossbench) asked in the House of Lords

To Ask Her Majesty's Government why they have not set up an inquiry into the fatal restraint of Olaseni Lewis by police called to the Bethlem Royal Hospital in Beckenham, Kent, on 31 August.

The response came from Baroness Neville-Jones, the Minister of State for Security (Home Office, Conservative)

The circumstances surrounding the death of Olaseni Lewis are currently being investigated by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC). We await the conclusion of this investigation.

The exchange can be viewed on the official Hansard website.

Watch this space, we will post more information here as it comes