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We provide physical and mental healthcare assessment and treatment, along with forensic specimen collection from detained persons in police custody suites across Yorkshire and Humber. This is provided by a multi-skilled group of healthcare professionals, including paramedics, mental and learning disability nurses, general nurses and forensic medical examiners.

Who's it for?

We work with all ages and health conditions and provide assessments on all detained people. This can include children and young people, usually from age 10 and upwards. We cover West Yorkshire, Humberside, North Yorkshire and South Yorkshire. People from anywhere in the country could be detained in any of the suites.

Our service includes:

  • Carrying out full healthcare assessments 
  • Managing medication for people in custody with long term conditions, e.g. diabetes
  • Collecting blood samples from people who may be alleged to have drunk alcohol whilst driving and be over the prescribed limit
  • Delivering mental health assessments and providing care plans or referrals to specialist teams for further assessment and intervention as necessary
  • Clinical assessment and medical management of drug and alcohol withdrawal/detoxification.
  • Undertaking forensic samples

Referrals

We are not a referral based service. 

Our Locations 

West Yorkshire

Bradford Police Station

Trafalgar House,

Nelson Street,

Bradford 

BD5 ODX

Dewsbury Police Station

Aldams Road,

Dewsbury

WF12 8AR

Elland Road Police Station

Elland Road,     

Leeds

LS11 8BU

Halifax Police Station

Richmond Close,

Halifax

HX1 5TW

HM Young Offenders Institute Wetherby

York Road,
Wetherby,

LS22 5ED

Huddersfield Police Station

Castlegate,

Huddersfield

HD1 2NJ

Normanton Police Station

Havertop Lane,

Normanton

WF6 1FD

Pudsey Police Station

Dawson’s Corner,

Stanningley,

Farsley,

Leeds

LS28 5TA

Stainbeck Police custody

Stainbeck Police Station,

Stainbeck Lane,

Leeds

LS7 3QU

South Yorkshire

Barnsley HQ

Churchfields,

Barnsley

S70 2DL

Doncaster HQ

College Road,

Doncaster

DN1 3HX

Shepcote Police Custody 

Shepcote Lane,

Sheffield

S9 1 BZ

North Yorkshire

Harrogate Police Station

Beckwith Head Road,

Harrogate

HG3 1FR

Scarborough Police Station 

Northway,

Scarborough

YO12 7AD

York Police Station

Fulford Road,

York

YO10 4BY

Humberside

Clough Road Police

Clough Road,

Hull

HU5 1SW

Priory Road Police Station

Priory Road,

Hull

HU5 5SF

Grimsby Police Station

Birchin Way,

Grimsby

DN31 2SG

Our service cannot be accessed by the general public. 

Administration team contact:

Tel: 01937 522879

Central office opening times - 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

Our clinical services run 24/7 - 365 days a year. 

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