§ Mr. Sheerman
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many prison officers are known to have committed suicide in each of the last 10 years.673W
§ Mr. Mellor
Before 1 January 1990 no central records were kept of the causes of death among prison officers and this information could be provided only at disproportionate cost. Since 1 January 1990 one prison officer is known to have committed suicide.