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The number of cases of self-harm at HMP Nottingham has reached a record high.
In 2017, there were more than 603 cases of self-harm at the category-B prison.
It has led people to jump off buildings, bite others and run into people’s homes. Now police say it is only a matter of time before someone dies as the result of “monkey dust” – a synthetic drug rising in popularity in the West Midlands.
Counter Terrorism officers, supported by Nottinghamshire Police, are undertaking a search of a residential property in Nottingham this evening (Tuesday 14 August 2018).