And SPLAT! A poor dementia suffering soul ends up under the wheels of a vehicle!
Yet if the 50,000 (plus change) people in private homes are “deprived of their liberty” as a family take action to prevent that sort of wandering accident from happening.
Those families risk committing the offence of false imprisonment, kidnapping, or wilful neglect.
Law Commissioner Nicholas Paines QC said: “It’s not right that people with dementia and learning disabilities are being denied their freedoms unlawfully.
Nah, this is the UN-TIED Kingdom where the state (with the judiciary’s help) prefers a quick end as opposed to shelling out welfare payments for the elderly indefinitely.