Children detained under the Mental Health Act

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Dear Office for National Statistics,

For the last 12 months that records are held please state:

1. How many girls/boys were detained under the Mental health Act 1983 who, on the day they were first admitted were:
A. Aged under 12
B. aged between 12 and 13
C. Aged between 13 and 14
D. Aged between 14 and 15
E. aged 15 and 16
F aged between 16 and 17
G. Aged between 17 and 18.

2. In relation to children relevant to 1B please state how long they were detained prior to release ie
A <28 days
B >28 days <3 months
C. >3 months <6months
D.>6months < 1 year
E. >1 year <2 years
F. >2 years

3. In the last 12 months that records are held, please state how many children have died while detained under the Mental Health Act 1983. For the children who have died please state:
A. The Local Authority responsible for them
B. the age and gender of the child
C. The diagnosis given to the child.
D. The period that the child had been detained before death.
E. the cause of death.

Please provide the information in whatever format available to be able to respond as fully possible.

Yours faithfully,

Sophie

Office for National Statistics

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Dear Sophie,

Thank you for your email.

I am writing to advise you that following a search of our paper and
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is not held by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

The only potential source that we are aware of is HSCIC.  

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Dear Office for National Statistics,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Office for National Statistics's handling of my FOI request 'Children detained under the Mental Health Act'.

Please state what information you hold relating to children who are detained under the Mental Health Act,.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/c...

Yours faithfully,

Sophie

FOI Team, Office for National Statistics

Dear Sophie,

As part of our investigations into your internal review I have spoken to
the business area related to this subject matter. The business area has
confirmed that the Office for National Statistics (ONS) does not hold any
information on children detained under the Mental Health Act.
Consequently, ONS can not help you any further with this matter.

I would suggest contacting the Health and Social Care Information Centre
who may be able to assist you.

emailing [1][email address] or writing to

Information Governance Compliance Team
Health and Social Care Information Centre
1 Trevelyan Square
Boar Lane
Leeds
LS1 6AE

I am sorry ONS could not help you on this occasion.
If you are not satisfied with the outcome of your complaint, you may
exercise your right to appeal to the Information Commissioners Office.
Complaints should be made in writing to the Information Commissioner whose
address is: The Information Commissioner Wycliffe House Wilmslow Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Kind regards.

Paul Wearn

Paul Wearn LLB (Hons) | Legal Services | Office for National Statistics |
Room 1400  | Segensworth Road | Fareham | Hampshire | PO15 5RR | Phone:
01329 44 4465

From:        [FOI #183353 email]
To:        FOI Team@ONS
Date:        28/11/2013 15:27
Subject:        Internal review of Freedom of Information request -
Children detained under the Mental Health Act

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Dear Office for National Statistics,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information
reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Office for National
Statistics's handling of my FOI request 'Children detained under the
Mental Health Act'.

Please state what information you hold relating to children who are
detained under the Mental Health Act,.  

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on
the Internet at this address:
[2]https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/c...

Yours faithfully,

Sophie

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