Details of the DVDs held by Broadmoor hospital have been released by a Freedom of Information request. 

The Mail Online report: 

A top-security psychiatric hospital where Britain’s most evil serial killers contains hundreds of graphic movies showing sickening violence and kinky sex scenes, it can be revealed today.

Broadmoor Hospital – which houses the Yorkshire Ripper and cannibal killer Peter Bryan – has a catalogue of more than 200 DVDs, including films showing twisted scenes of murder and sex attacks.

The revelation was today branded ‘astounding’ by a leading psychologist as the NHS Trust which runs the hospital defended the policy, claiming the films prepared patients for the outside world.

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I am a journalist and author. I am a staff writer at the UK edition of WIRED magazine and in 2015 my book, Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. I created FOI Directory in 2012.