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.
Tag: Deaths in custody remembrance
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.
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.
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.
Family and friends said goodbye to the 22-year-old father who was shot on the BART platform in Oakland, California New Years Day.
A 48-year-old woman inmate at the Perryville prison in Goodyear Arizona died after being left for four hours in an outdoor holding cell. She had first and second degree burns on her face and body. Her body temperature was 108 degrees.
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.