Mikey died on 7th September 2003 in the custody of West Midlands police officers. He was arrested after creating a disturbance outside his home, restrained and taken to Thornhill Road Police Station.
On the 3rd of July 2009 the Justice for Habib Paps Ullah campaign held a vigil and a public meeting to mark the first anniversary of his death at the hands of the police.
On 22nd November 2003 dozens of people chanted ‘What do we want? Justice! When do we want it? Now!’ as they marched through the streets of Brixton, London to protest the death of Ricky Bishop.
Colin Roach, aged 21 years, died in January 1983 after receiving a fatal gunshot wound in 1983 while in the custody of Stoke Newington police station, London. He is alleged by the police to have shot himself in the mouth.
Awareness video for Jeremiah Duggan. Watch this video and help Jeremiah’s family receive some answers.
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On Wednesday 14th September 2005, Frances Newton became the third woman to die in Texas’ death chamber since executions resumed in 1982, and the first black woman to be executed in the state since the Civil War.
This is a segment from CNN Saturday Night. Rick Sanchez explores the reasons behind the wide disparity in the number of women vs. men given the death penalty in the United States.