Picture by Kirsty Edmonds.

Never been banged up? Pictures reveal where detainees end up in Northampton

You do not want to end up here. Take a look inside Northampton’s custody centre where detainees sleep and have their mugshots snapped.

Pictures taken by photographer Kirsty Edmonds at Brackmills' state-of-the-art criminal justice centre show a glimpse of what life could be like as a detainee after an arrest has been made by Northamptonshire Police.

This is where the custody sergeant will ask detainees the reason they were arrested and interpreters can be arranged here for adults who do not speak English as first language.

5. The Custody Front Desk

This is where the custody sergeant will ask detainees the reason they were arrested and interpreters can be arranged here for adults who do not speak English as first language.
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The Criminal Justice Centre - which is one of two custody suites in the county - has 40 cells.
The Criminal Justice Centre - which is one of two custody suites in the county - has 40 cells.
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A look inside the cell shows the detainees low-level bed, and wash basin.The bed is low-down to negate drunken falling.

7. Cell

A look inside the cell shows the detainees low-level bed, and wash basin.The bed is low-down to negate drunken falling.
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An intercom system is also in the cell for detainees to call the front desk and have legal conversations with solicitors.

8. Cell

An intercom system is also in the cell for detainees to call the front desk and have legal conversations with solicitors.
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