More than 300 people have died while in prisons in England and Wales during the last year, a rise of almost 20 percent.
Victims of Crime
Human rights mean that the authorities must investigate deaths in custody, the state must protect victims of grooming and child abuse, and the police must investigate rape claims.
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What Have Human rights done for Victims of Crime?
The state must protect victims of grooming and child abuse
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An independent inquiry was commissioned into the history of sexual violence towards young women in Rotherham. The European Convention requires independent investigations into abuse.