Custody Deaths & Abuse

Family challenge the IPCC’s decision

On the 19th of May the family of Habib Ullah and campaign members attended the High Court for a Judicial Review Permission Hearing to challenge the IPCC’s decision which appeared to downgrade the investigation of the Police officers who had been present at the scene from a criminal investigation to a misconduct investigation.

UK PM’s response to No10 custody death petition

Statement issued by 10 Downing Street 28th April 2009 The Government takes this issue very seriously. The Government also deeply sympathises with those who have lost family members in such tragic circumstances. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………. All incidents where someone has died following direct or indirect contact with the police must, by law, […]