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Home Affairs Correspondent — Channel 4 News
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Abu Rumaysah police letter raises questions about his escape

channel4.com — The letter was brandished by shadow home secretary Andy Burnham in the Commons as he questioned Home Secretary Theresa May. He said: "He (Abu Rumaysah) was well known to the authorities, having been arrested six times on terror-related offences before being placed on police bail in 2014 and requested to surrender his passport.
Jan 05, 2016

@SimonIsrael of @Channel4news has been on top of this since the new #Daesh video surfaced. The deeper question:... fb.me/27qqHc2Ss

Firearms officer wins racial discrimination case

channel4.com — There are calls for an inquiry into the conduct of senior officers at Cleveland Police after an employment tribunal said the force failed to take action over the treatment of an Asian officer. An employment tribunal found 44-year-old PC Nadeem Saddique was racially victimised and discriminated against in his efforts to remain on the force's firearms squad.
Nov 26, 2015

Calls for inquiry into top Cleveland Police officers after ET finds Muslim firearms officer was racially victimised bit.ly/1MG7fVU

Met police compensates brothers caught up in protests

channel4.com — The settlement came after they sued the force for malicious prosecution, assault and battery. The police have apologised for the distress caused to Christopher and Andrew Hilliard during one of the demonstration's most infamous incidents when an officer fell off his horse.
Sep 23, 2015

Exclusive: Met Police pay-out thousands to anti-fees protesters for assault & battery @simonisrael reports channel4.com/news/met-polic…

Sep 23, 2015

Exclusive: Met Police pay-out thousands to anti-fees protesters for assault & battery @simonisrael reports channel4.com/news/met-polic…

Sep 23, 2015

Exclusive: Met Police pay-out thousands to anti-fees protesters for assault & battery @simonisrael reports channel4.com/news/met-polic…

Sep 23, 2015

Exclusive: Met Police pay-out thousands to anti-fees protesters for assault & battery @simonisrael reports channel4.com/news/met-polic…

Sep 23, 2015

RT @C4Emily: Exclusive: Met Police pay-out thousands to anti-fees protesters for assault & battery @simonisrael reports http://t.co/elw9h3a…

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Former Met officer on trial for alleged historic abuse

channel4.com — The alleged victim described to a jury at Southwark Crown how he was called a n****r, slapped, beaten, kicked and swung around by his handcuffs, hitting every inside panel of the van.
Jul 27, 2015

Black teen punched,kicked, and swung round in his handcuffs inside police van - 1986 case opens against Gurpal Virdi bit.ly/1LO7NsZ

Isis jihadi brides 'luring British women to Syria'

channel4.com — The report accuses the government of failing to do enough to counter the Islamic State group's narrative directed at young girls and women. Only three of the 65 mentors recruited by the Home Office for its deradicalisation programme "Channel" are women who researchers found were either "underused or overstretched".
May 28, 2015

RT @Channel4News: For more on how British Muslim women are being targeted by Islamic State bit.ly/1J5suAT #c4news

Policeman accused of framing student at tuition fee riot

channel4.com — PC Ott was appearing at Southward crown court accused of perverting the course of justice and causing actual bodily harm. Also on trial were PC Calvin Lindsay and PC Thomas Barnes who are accused of conspiring to pervert the course of justice.
May 14, 2015

“All he’s done is jump the fence” “Well he’s going to have to have done something, cos I’ve just put his tooth out” channel4.com/news/policeman…

May 14, 2015

RT @joe_oliver: Channel 4 story on police on trial for framing students at tuition fees protests (Only taken 5 years to get to court) channel4.com/news/policeman…

Stephen Lawrence: Lord Stevens investigated by IPCC

channel4.com — Lord Stevens is accused of failing to hand information over to the Macpherson public inquiry, which investigated the police's initial failure to apprehend the black teenager's killers. John Stevens was Deputy Commissioner of the Met from 1998 to 2000 - while the Macpherson report was being compiled, before serving for five years as Britain's most senior police officer.
Apr 09, 2015

Story on IPCC investigation into Lord Stevens live here channel4.com/news/stephen-l… - full story @channel4news at 7

Apr 09, 2015

Fmr top cop Lord Stevens investigated over Stephen Lawrence inquiry cover-up allegations – full report @Channel4News channel4.com/news/stephen-l…

Apr 09, 2015

IPCC confirms it will investigate Lord Stevens over Stephen Lawrence evidence. Full story: channel4.com/news/stephen-l…

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Terror police probe imam Abdul-Hadi Arwani murder in London

channel4.com — Detectives from the Counter Terrorism Command are leading an investigation into the death of a man in north west London, Scotland Yard said, as he was named as 48-year-old Abdul-Hadi Arwani.

London teenagers 'wanted to go to Syria to help'

channel4.com — The parents of the schoolboys raised the alarm with an early-morning call to Brent Council leader Mohammed Butt, who rushed to their home. Councillor Butt said the parents were scared that their children had gone. "I could see the panic in their faces," he told Channel 4 News.

Protester loses legal battle to get off 'extremism' database

channel4.com — The Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned a ruling in favour of 91-year-old campaigner John Catt whose peaceful activities at demonstrations were logged and stored in police records on domestic extremists. Mr Catt, who has no criminal record, discovered his presence at various human rights protests had been recorded 66 times in a four year period, mostly about his clothes and his sketches of demonstrations.
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Feb 11, 2016

Met commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe get I year extension to contract, presumably in the bag before yesterday's announcement of review

Feb 11, 2016

RT @ProfLizKelly: We asked the police to drop their culture of scepticism about sexual violence, not their standards investigation

Feb 11, 2016

RT @WestMidsPCC: The PCC is today launching a Community Weapons Surrender in #Birmingham following the recent spike in gun crime ow.ly/YamCN

Feb 11, 2016

Yet 13 forces - almost 1/3- suspended from best use scheme and given 3 months to make the grade twitter.com/policechiefs/s…

Feb 10, 2016

Former High court judge to review Met Police handling of historic abuse investigations involving public figures, including Op Midland

Feb 10, 2016

CoA reserves judgement in 1989 'body in carpet" case. Alan Charlton challenging murder conviction on grounds of oppressive police culture

Feb 08, 2016

RT @guardianopinion: If Cameron really cared he would cut prisoner numbers | Polly Toynbee d.gu.com/KS4YCM


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