Image description - A graph depicting cause of deaths in custody during reporting year 2017-18

  • A total of 55 individuals died in federal custody during the 2017-18 reporting year.
  • 2 were due to homicide.
  • 39 were of natural causes.
  • 5 were due to an overdose or suspected overdose.
  • 6 died by suicide.
  • 3 were undetermined.

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