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Police expand inquiry into patient deaths at hospital in Brighton

BMJ 2023; 382 doi: (Published 14 September 2023) Cite this as: BMJ 2023;382:p2110
  1. Clare Dyer
  1. The BMJ

A police investigation into possible criminal negligence at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton has extended its scope to cover a further year and include cases of serious harm as well as deaths.1

Sussex Police, which has been looking into around 40 neurosurgery and general surgery deaths between 2015 and 2020, has confirmed that the investigation will now extend to …

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