Author: Larry Fedja

Abuse & Race

Godfrey Moyo – prisoner or patient?

On 6 July 2009, an inquest jury recorded a highly critical verdict of neglect in the death of Godfrey Moyo in HMP Belmarsh. Twenty-five-year-old Godfrey Moyo, a Zimbabwean, died while on remand at the Category A Belmarsh prison on 3 January 2005 in the early hours of the morning after suffering an epileptic fit.

UK PM’s response to No10 custody death petition

Statement issued by 10 Downing Street 28th April 2009 The Government takes this issue very seriously. The Government also deeply sympathises with those who have lost family members in such tragic circumstances. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………. All incidents where someone has died following direct or indirect contact with the police must, by law, […]