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Give the police tasers, don’t be shocked by the result

Give the police tasers, don’t be shocked by the result

The police have been going through a rough patch recently. First they were implicated in the phone-hacking scandal – though they managed to escape most of the blame when we…

Trayvon Martin’s parents launch fund to fight stand-your-ground laws

Trayvon Martin’s parents launch fund to fight stand-your-ground laws

The parents of Trayvon Martin have launched a website and a political action committee aimed at fighting the proliferation of stand-your-ground laws. "We need your help to change the laws…

US rights groups demand an end to solitary confinement for children

US rights groups demand an end to solitary confinement for children

Children as young as 13 are being placed in solitary confinement for months at a time in US jails, according to a report by Human Rights Watch and the American…

IPCC launches consultation into cases involving a death

IPCC launches consultation into cases involving a death

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) is today launching a consultation into the way that deaths following police contact are investigated. This is the first stage of a wide-ranging review…

Labour announces plans to replace the IPCC

Labour announces plans to replace the IPCC

Labour would abolish the Independent Police Complaints Commission and replace it with a tougher and much more robust Police Standards Authority to restore public trust in the police, the shadow…

New report calls for more effective learning from death in custody inquests

New report calls for more effective learning from death in custody inquests

A week after the appointment of the Chief Coroner, HHJ Peter Thornton, and at a time of renewed interest in the coronial system following the publication of the report of…

F.A.T.A.L. Press Release: Have you been robbed?

F.A.T.A.L. Press Release: Have you been robbed?

When someone close that you love dies naturally, – it is normal to mourn their loss, to miss their presence in your life, and to eventually think fondly of their…

Lib Dem Conference rejects secret courts

Lib Dem Conference rejects secret courts

Despite an amendment drafted by government advisers which would have completely emasculated it, Lib Dem members successfully voted through the original motion which called on their MPs and peers to…