FOI request (FOI-71999749)
Rough Sleeper deaths
Requested Wed 04 April 2018
Responded Mon 16 April 2018
Under the Freedom of Information Act, please could you provide me with the following information: how many deaths in the local authority area were recorded in each of the following calendar years, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, where the person who died was sleeping rough or recorded as having no address or no fixed abode?Please provide a breakdown for each of the years of the number of deaths by gender, age, whether the person was sleeping rough at the time of their death, cause of death if known, and whether the person was in contact with housing and homelessness services at the time of their death.
Hastings Borough Council holds no information in respect of this request.
Note - all those with an open homeless application are provided with interim accommodation under s.188 of the Housing Act 1996 (as amended).
The Coroner and or Sussex Police may hold this information.
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