Media May 2022

Institute of Race Relations - Calendar of Racism and Resistance (11 – 25 May 2022)

New ‘Action Plan’ Won’t Change Cops’ Racism

Around 50 Children Strip Searched by the Police Every Week – and Most Are Black

Courts Need To Tackle Ethnic Disparities in Sentencing

Violence at HMYOI Werrington ‘Higher Than Any Other Establishment in UK

HMP Winchester Remains One of the Most Violent Prisons in The Country

Provision of Custody for Children in Disarray

Defendants Incorrectly Remanded Through Widespread Misuse of Bail Act

MPs Call For 10 Year Investment For ‘Clunky, Chaotic’ Prison Education

French Police Officer Shot Prisoner Dead - No Violations of Prisoner's Human Rights

Covid Recovery - Prisons Are Not Back to Normal

Crown Court Cases Waiting Longer Than Year up by 340% Since 2020

Reject the Immigration Enforcement Migrant Victims’ Protocol

Prison Education

Priti Patel Brings Back Controversial Police Stop and Search Powers (SuS)

High Court Orders CCRC to Look Again at Two Convictions

Belfast: Coroner Finds Soldier Was Not Justified in Killing Thomas Mills in 1972

Police Monitored Blair Peach’s Partner For Almost Three Decades After His Death

Powers For Magistrates to Send People to Prison 12 Months Have Come Into Force

Prison Governor Jailed For Text Messages to Prisoner

Police Clash With Locals As Officers Attempt To Arrest Man On ‘Immigration Offences’

Prisoner Tried to Swap Places With Brother

No More Free Phone Calls For Women In Prison

400,000 New Jail Places Created Last Year as Global Prison Population Hits All Time High

Institute of Race Relations (IRR): Calendar of Racism and Resistance (1st – 11th May 2022)

Women at Scandal-Plagued Prison Forced to Leave Without Stable Housing

Police Spy Who Stole Identity Of Dead Baby Was Not Prosecuted

World Governments Routinely ‘Over-Policing, Over-Prosecuting and Over-Punishing’

Sundiata Acoli: US Black Panther Wins Parole After Half a Century

Dominic Raab Joins Calls on Law Commission to Review Criminal Appeals Process

Civil Servant Wins Six-Figure Sum Over ‘Insidious’ Ministry of Justice Racism

Aliens Behind Bars: Punishment and Human Rights of Foreign National Prisoners

Three-Quarters of Children on Remand do Not go on to Receive a custodial Sentence

CCRC Strike Again - No Posthumous Pardon for ‘Sally Arsenic’

Government Fail Women Caught Up in The Criminal Justice System

Number of Children in Custody in England and Wales Set to Double by 2024

Use Your Right to Protest — Best Response to Tory Legislation

Prison Staff Who Refused to Unlock Prisoners ‘Will Not be Disciplined’


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