BBC News

Prisoner dies at HMP Liverpool

Published
image captionThe Prisons and Probation Ombudsman has been informed of Al-Yasa Hamza Abdussalaam's death
A prisoner has died at HMP Liverpool, the Ministry of Justice has confirmed.
Al-Yasa Hamza Abdussalaam, 26, died at the jail in Walton on Saturday, a Prison Service spokesperson said.
The spokesperson said the Prisons and Probation Ombudsman had been informed and the cause of his death was a matter for the coroner.
A report in January said the jail - once described as having the "worst living conditions" - had improved dramatically.

Related Topics

  • Liverpool
  • Walton
  • Ministry of Justice

More on this story

  • HMP Liverpool: 'Worst prison' conditions 'improve dramatically'