'Wall of silence’ threatens Undercover Policing Inquiry

The police are building a near 'impenetrable wall of silence' around some of their most secret and harmful practices, according to a new report out today.

The report shows that over six years on from revelations about police infiltration of political activist groups, and more than two years since the establishment of a public inquiry to investigate their activity, little more has come to light about undercover policing practices.

The report...

24 October 2017

IPCC not fit for purpose

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) is not fit-for-purpose and should be abolished, writes Stafford Scott of Tottenham Rights and the Monitoring Group in...

2 April 2015

The flawed PC Blakelock murder trial

The prosecution of Nicky Jacobs for the murder of PC Keith Blakelock should never have been pursued, Stafford Scott, co-founder of the Broadwater Farm Defence Campaign,...

10 April 2014

All Tottenham needs justice

Stafford Scott, a co-founder of the Broadwater Defence Campaign, argues in today's Guardian that PC Blakelock's murder was tragic, but so were other local...