HMP Woodhill death: Prison 'failed to take appropriate steps'


The death of a prisoner could and should have been avoided, an inquest jury has found.Thomas Morris, 31, was found hanged in his cell at HMP Woodhill, near Milton Keynes, in June 2016.The jury at Milton Keynes Coroners' Court recorded a verdict of suicide, after hearing warnings about his mental health were ignored.They concluded the prison authorities did not take appropriate steps to prevent the loss of Mr Morris' life.