A joint statement from the NHS, Doncaster Council and the charity Rethink Mental Illness has been issued following the verdict in the Hannah Bonser murder trial.
Casey’s death is a matter of great sadness for us all and our thoughts are with her
family at this very difficult time. are doing all we can to support them. NHS Doncaster has commissioned a detailed independent investigation which is being led by Professor Pat Cantrill, with additional mental health advice. Such reviews are a statutory Department of Health
requirement when investigating deaths mental health service patients. expect the investigation to be completed by the end of this summer and a public report will be published afterwards. Before the report is published we will share it with Casey’s family first.
Investigation underway into Hannah Bonser's contact with a range of services prior to her random killing of schoolgirl Casey Kearney
Hannah Bonser has been jailed for life after she was found guilty of murdering schoolgirl Casey Kearney at Sheffield Crown Court
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