Police anti-racism plan can’t work if stop and search powers are increased, campaigners say
Police officers will learn about Black history under new anti-racism plans. But human rights group Liberty says the commitment is “completely at odds” with Priti Patel’s proposals to strengthen police powers.
Expanded stop and search powers will lead to ‘more criminalisation of Black people’, groups warn
Police no longer have to let communities know when they introduce Section 60 stop and search orders in their area.
Diane Abbott demands meeting with Hackney police after Black schoolgirl strip-searched
The student was removed from an exam and taken to a private room where she was strip-searched while on her period.