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Former Met Police chief faces IPCC Stephen Lawrence inquiry probe

Former Met Police commissioner Lord John Stevens faces an investigation over his disclosure to the Macpherson Inquiry in 1998.

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) … 197 more words


A black bobby on the beat

I think it’s fair to say that the relationship between the black population in the UK and the police force has been and still is extremely strained. 644 more words


Sara Ahmed – Brick Walls: Racism and other Hard Histories

Why I invited Professor Sara Ahmed to the Developing Social Justice Seminar Series

On 11 March 2015, I had the great pleasure of welcoming Sara Ahmed to MMU to discuss Racism as part of the social justice seminar series.  1,177 more words

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Watching the Detectives

by Jagdish Patel Follow @jagdish__patel

The Monitoring Group has often been approached to support people who report police misconduct. Recently, we were approached by a young Jamaican women from North London who had been beaten by a police officer in Great Ormond Street Hospital. 2,993 more words


Michael Gillard: An Appreciation of an Indefatigable Investigative Journalist

Hello Michael wherever you are. You have a huge capacity for friendship as well as a huge capacity for hard work, for setting your own targets, for being autotelic, for not doing what you are told all of the time. 1,615 more words


UKIP Candidate Sparks Outrage With Racist E-Mail About Stephen Lawrence's Family

A Tory MP has revealed he contacted the police after he was sent an offensive email from his UKIP opponent, in which the family of murdered Stephen Lawrence were compared to apes. 270 more words