Law and Justice

South Wales Police has referred itself to the IOPC following the deaths of two teenagers that sparked riots in Cardiff involving up to 150 people. The move comes after CCTV footage emerged contradicting the denial by South Wales’ Police and crime commissioner Alun Michael that the teenagers were being chased by police before their fatal crash. Earlier today (May 23), Michael...

UK net migration could hit 1 million; statistics watchdog rebukes Braverman

Net migration to the UK could reach one million this year – almost double the record set last year. Reducing net migration was a key Conservative promise in the 2019 general election. However, figures to be released by the Office...

Coronation arrests are ‘a direct attack on democracy’

The coronation arrests are a “direct attack on the fundamental rights of every person in the UK” say anti-monarchist group Republic. CEO of Republic Graham Smith– one of six members...

Prince William strikes ‘secret deal’ with Rupert Murdoch’s News Group Newspapers

Prince William received a “very large sum of money” from Rupert Murdoch’s media company to quietly settle a phone-hacking claim, according to new documents presented to court. Murdoch’s News Group...

SNP accountants quit following arrest of Sturgeon’s husband

SNP accountants Johnston Carmichael have resigned just days after Nicola Sturgeon’s husband was arrested by police investigating the political party’s finances, plunging the party into deeper crisis. The firm, which...

Braverman accused of ‘dog whistle’ politics over ‘British-Pakistani grooming gangs’

Home secretary Suella Braverman is again under fire for her rhetoric, this time in singling out “British-Pakistani males” over concerns about grooming gangs and sexual abuse of children. With an eye on May’s local elections,...

Met Police is ‘rotten to its core’

The Met Police is institutionally racist, homophobic and misogynistic and needs a “complete overhaul” a landmark report by Baroness Louise Casey has found. Britain’s biggest police force has lost the trust and confidence of the...

Sunak’s plans to ‘stop small boats’ are ‘a joke,’ says former minister

Rishi Sunak’s pledge to stop people arriving to the UK in small boats is doomed to failure senior Tory MPs have warned, ahead of the prime minister’s key bill being introduced to parliament on...

‘Brute reality’ of voter ID sees police ‘gear-up’ for May’s local elections

Police forces around Britain been told to prepare for abuse that could escalate into violence at polling stations in May’s local elections because of the introduction of voter ID. For the first time in British...

Sack Zahawi over tax penalty, Sunak told as PM gets fined, again

Former chancellor Nadhim Zahawi must be sacked from the cabinet say Labour after further revelations about his tax affairs. Conservative MPs have joined calls for Zahawi to step down after it was revealed he paid...