Published on 21 Sep 2017 Sections

James Herbert death: IPCC report published

Senior Home Affairs Correspondent

A report has detailed how police missed numerous chances to prevent the death of a mentally ill man. 25-year-old James Herbert never regained consciousness after being restrained, transported 27 miles then left naked face down in a police cell. Today the Independent Police Complaints Commission recommended special techniques when dealing with those with mental health problems.