NHS trust publishes killings review following Don Lock manslaughter

A mental health trust has published a review into how it dealt with killings involving patients following Matthew Daley's life sentence for the manslaughter of Don Lock.

Tuesday, 18th October 2016, 1:01 am
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 3:12 am
Matthew Daley from Worthing, pictured leaving Crawley Magistrates' Court on July 20, 2015.

Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, which looks after people with mental health problems in Sussex, co-commissioned the independent review with NHS England. The review is based on several cases from Sussex, including the killing of Don Lock, 79, from Worthing, who was stabbed 39 times by Matthew Daley, also from Worthing, last year. Daley, who suffers from paranoid schizophrenia, was found guilty of manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility earlier this year after being charged with Mr Lock’s murder. Read more here.

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