David Oluwale is the first of 1000’s of Black people to die in police custody in Britain. David was harassed and abused by two City of Leeds police officers.
Pauline had been a tireless campaigner against the deaths of women in custody since the tragic death of her own daughter Sarah in 2003.
Mumia Abu-Jamal is a renowned journalist from Philadelphia who has been in prison since 1981 and on death row since 1982 for allegedly shooting Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner.
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.
“The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing.” Elie Wiesel…
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.
Short film about the struggle for justice by the family of Sean Rigg who died in police custody on the 21st August 2008 in Brixton Police Station, London.