Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of (1) AP (2) MP) (Claimants) v HM CORONER FOR WORCESTERSHIRE (Defendant) & (1) WORCESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL (2) CHIEF CONSTABLE OF WEST MERCIA (Interested Parties) (2011)

PUBLISHED June 9, 2011

[2011] EWHC 1453 (Admin)

There was no real and immediate risk to the life of a vulnerable adult, within the meaning of the European Convention on Human Rights 1950 art.2, which either a local authority or a police service knew or ought reasonably to have known about before he was killed by a man about whom the vulnerable adult had made a number of criminal complaints against.

QBD (Admin) (Hickinbottom J)