The Memorial Family Fund has been established in remembrance of Mikey Powell and acknowledges the work and campaigning of the late Pauline Campbell. Please pledge and share.
Tag: Deaths in custody remembrance
400 people joined a procession last Saturday to commemorate those who have died in police custody. The march was organised by the United Families & Friends Campaign. Deaths currently stands at 1,578 since 1990, according to charity Inquest.
Every year since 1999, the UFFC holds its annual remembrance procession from Trafalgar Square to Downing Street to remember loved ones who have died in custody. We have been marching for the past 18 years – join us this year!
Join the family and friends of Sean Rigg to mark his death and celebrate his life. Sean was a talented musician. This event marks the eighth year anniversary of his death in police custody on 21 August 2008.
The United Families & Friends Campaign and 4WardEver UK with support from The Edge Fund are to hold the first of two events in London on 10 June 2016.
The United Families & Friends Campaign and 4WardEver UK are to hold two events (Birmingham and London). The focus of both events will be on young people that have been affected by losing a relative or friend in custody.
Thousands of people have died, and continue to die, when coming into contact with the police, while the law enforcers responsible are continually shielded from facing justice without being held to account.
On the twelfth anniversary of the death of Mikey Powell, who died in the custody of West Midlands Police, campaigning news group 4WardEver UK will be launching the National Mikey Powell Memorial Family Fund appeal.