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The ‘paramilitary’ tactics used by police to suppress protest
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The ‘paramilitary’ tactics used by police to suppress protest

For the last 40 years, protest has been brutally suppressed by the police, finds a new investigation from Matt Foot and Morag Livingstone.

Police anti-racism plan can’t work if stop and search powers are increased, campaigners say
Racism

Police anti-racism plan can’t work if stop and search powers are increased, campaigners say

Police officers will learn about Black history under new anti-racism plans. But human rights group Liberty says the commitment is “completely at odds” with Priti Patel’s proposals to strengthen police powers.

Expanded stop and search powers will lead to ‘more criminalisation of Black people’, groups warn
Stop and Search

Expanded stop and search powers will lead to ‘more criminalisation of Black people’, groups warn

Police no longer have to let communities know when they introduce Section 60 stop and search orders in their area.

Diane Abbott demands meeting with Hackney police after Black schoolgirl strip-searched
Child Q

Diane Abbott demands meeting with Hackney police after Black schoolgirl strip-searched

Sexist, racist and homophobic behaviour within Met Police laid bare in new report
Met Police

Sexist, racist and homophobic behaviour within Met Police laid bare in new report

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The Met Police is being sued for not investigating a Downing Street Christmas party
Partygate

The Met Police is being sued for not investigating a Downing Street Christmas party

Home Office in U-turn over ‘discriminatory’ plans to give police more stop and search powers
Politics

Home Office in U-turn over ‘discriminatory’ plans to give police more stop and search powers

Women’s groups threaten Priti Patel with legal action over ‘inadequate’ Sarah Everard inquiry
Activism

Women’s groups threaten Priti Patel with legal action over ‘inadequate’ Sarah Everard inquiry

Police clash with protesters at Million Mask March
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Police clash with protesters at Million Mask March

Police warn of groups travelling to London to ’cause violence’ at Million Mask March
Activism

Police warn of groups travelling to London to ’cause violence’ at Million Mask March

Sisters Uncut occupy Royal Courts of Justice to protest police violence against women
Activism

Sisters Uncut occupy Royal Courts of Justice to protest police violence against women

Police officers admit taking and sharing photos of bodies of murdered sisters
News

Police officers admit taking and sharing photos of bodies of murdered sisters

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