New 'Seni Lewis Award' to recognise collaborative work between police and health service
The Metropolitan Police Service (MPS), in partnership with South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM), have announced the new ‘Seni Lewis Award’ in memory of Mr Lewis and to mark his death in 2010.
Police Damages for failure to protect teenage witness
Settlement secured in the sum of £18,500 for the failure by Thames Valley Police to ensure that a 16 year old student was not identified to the defendants in criminal proceedings in which she had provided a witness statement.
IOPC to investigate whether stop and search was discriminatory
Liam and Dijon Joseph were standing outside a Caribbean food shop in Deptford on 27 February when they were forcibly detained by a number of police for a drugs search. They have complained to the Independent Office of Police Conduct (IOPC) that they are victims of provocative racial profiling.