Archived Police Misconduct stories

 
Published Wednesday February 13 2019
Report finds evidence of discriminatory behaviour and institutional racism on the part of Bristol City Council and Avon and Somerset Constabulary
Report finds evidence of discrimination and racism
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Published Wednesday February 13 2019
Met removes caution from victim of domestic abuse
Following the issue of a judicial review claim, the Metropolitan Police Service has removed a caution for ABH given to a mother of two for biting her violent and abusive husband on the ear. Jessie Waldman of Bhatt Murphy acts for the claimant.
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Published Wednesday February 13 2019
Conclusion of gross misconduct hearing on police restraint death of Seni Lewis
Olaseni (‘Seni’) Lewis was 23 years old when he died following prolonged restraint by police officers at the Bethlem Royal Hospital on 31 August 2010. Six of those officers have been required to face charges of gross misconduct concerning their roles in the restraint and its aftermath. Raju...
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Published Wednesday February 13 2019
IPCC investigative failures prompt legal action
Lynnette Wallace was assaulted in a police cell whilst 7.5 months pregnant, in July 2011. She has fought since that date to see the officers who assaulted her brought to justice. In May, Nottinghamshire Police abandoned gross misconduct proceedings on the basis that the IPCC had delayed too long...
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Published Thursday February 1 2018
Police Officers on trial
A former Met Inspector and two serving TSG officers are currently facing criminal prosecution at Southwark Crown Court on charges of Actual Bodily Harm and perverting the course of justice. The jury trial is scheduled to conclude this week.
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Anthony Grainger deceased Read More
 
Police officer charged Read More
 
Justice for Bijan Read More
 
Removal of caution secured for vulnerable teenager Read More
 
Transgender Discrimination in Strip Search Read More
 
Anthony Grainger Inquiry Read More
 
Caution revoked Read More
 
Successful challenge to a police caution Read More
 
Apology for pregant mother assaulted in cell Read More
 
Justice for Bijan Read More
 
PC and PCSO guilty of misconduct in public office Read More
 
Coroner must summon jury Read More
 
Bhatt Murphy client profiled in Vice article Read More
 
Bijan Ebrahimi deceased Read More
 
CPS to consider charges for assault on pregnant detainee Read More
 
Rashan Charles inquest to take place in June 2018 Read More
 
Rashan Charles: family look to IPCC for answers Read More
 
Major damages achieved in claim for severe psychiatric illness caused by police racism Read More
 
Rashan Charles: family look to IPCC for answers Read More
 
IPCC investigate failures prompt legal action Read More
 
Anthony Grainger deceased Read More
 
Police Officers on trial Read More
 
Justice for Bijan Read More
 
Transgender Discrimination in Strip Search Read More
 
File on 4: Policing the Police Read More
 
Police Officer Charged Read More
 
Anthony Grainger Inquiry Read More
 
Caution revoked after spit-hood arrest Read More
 
Anthony Grainger Inquiry Read More
 
Justice for Anthony Read More
 
Justice for Bijan Read More
 
Daniel Morgan family statement on murder suspects' claim against police Read More
 
Police Officer dismissed for accessing police files Read More
 
Apology and settlement secured following armed detention Read More
 
Justice for Judah Read More
 
Justice for Anthony Grainger Read More
 
Shamik Dutta speaks to BBC about police ‘spit hoods’ Read More
 
IPCC refer Jermaine Baker case to CPS Read More
 
IPCC to investigate arrest of Ik Aihie Read More
 
Edric Kennedy-Macfoy accepts Met Police invitation to help train police officers Read More
 
Met Police required to compensate Cherry Groce’s children for 1985 shooting Read More
 
Met Police seek to avoid liability to Cherry Groce’s family for 1985 shooting Read More
 
Justice for Bijan Read More
 
Police Apology and Damages for Assault on Student Read More
 
Justice for Anthony Read More
 
Bijan Ebrahimi deceased Read More
 
Press photographer complains about police behaviour at Corbyn Rally Read More