Kevin Clarke said ‘I’m going to die’ as he was put into two sets of handcuffs but was ‘ignored’ and lost consciousness as he was being taken to an ambulance, Southwark coroner’s court heard.
We are seeking volunteers from the UK and abroad to assist with our various online services. This is particularly because later this year we may be losing two of our current key volunteers that have supported us for almost a decade.
In a month when South Africans are observing the 43rd anniversary of the controversial death in police custody of Steven Bantu Biko, there seems to be a vital need today for leaders of his calibre.
On the 14 September 2020 we launched the revamped 4WardEverUK website – its bolder, brighter and even more accessible to people with visual and hearing impairments.
The sister of Christopher Alder who died in police custody is continuing her long battle for justice for her brother, with plans to launch a legal challenge against South Yorkshire Police.
It was recently announced that the National Memorial Family Fund is now formally incubated by social enterprise Catalyst 4 Change CIC, taking on its legal identify but maintaining operational independence.
The mother of a man shot dead by police has vowed to get justice for her son as the court of appeal is to hear a challenge to police use of force. The IOPC is bringing the case against an officer known as W80
We are extremely pleased to announce that the first ever National Mikey Powell Memorial Family Fund (NMPMFF) grants round officially opened for families/campaigns affected by custody deaths on 7 July 2020.