Media: 108 deaths in custody
Of the prisoner deaths:
- At least 26 have been investigated as criminal homicides involving possible abuse.
- At least 29 are attributed to suspected natural causes or accident.
- Twenty-two died during an insurgent mortar attack on April 6, 2004, on Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.
- At least 21 are attributed to "justifiable homicide," when U.S. troops used deadly force against rioting, escaping or threatening prisoners, and investigations found the troops acted appropriately.