Relatives of Birmingham prisoner Adnan Rafiq – who predicted his own death in a chilling letter to jail bosses – have spoken of their grief after an official report found more could have been done to help him.
Month: April 2015
West Midlands Police has faced questions from its own crime commissioner after it emerged that just one black officer was among 162 new recruits, says PCC David Jamieson.
Twenty-one people died in Russian police custody last month, including two who had been subjected to police violence, Russian website MediaZona reported Wednesday.
I’m an anarchist. So maybe I shouldn’t be here. After seeing what politicians of all persuasions have done to our country (and our world), there was no other way to go for me.
An Alabama man has been freed after spending nearly 30 years on death row. Anthony Ray Hinton, 58, was convicted of murdering two restaurant managers in Birmingham in 1985, but was granted a new trial last year.
After an international outcry authorities have allowed family members of imprisoned journalist and former Black Panther Mumia Abu-Jamal to visit him for the first time since he blacked out from diabetic shock in prison.