Current Affairs

It can happen here: IOPC announces investigation into racial bias in stop and search incidents

Last week, the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) announced that it will be investigating racial bias in the use of force and stop and search incidents in England and Wales. With the intention of driving “real change in policing practice”, the announcement comes after Black British athlete, Bianca Williams, was stopped and handcuffed by Read More…

Opinion

How do we fix the police?

I imagine that amongst the vast majority of readers, the sentiment that All Cops Are Bastards will be broadly familiar and largely uncontroversial. Nowhere else in the developed world is this more obvious, and the sentiment more true, and more widespread, than in the United States. While general confidence in the police usually stands at around Read More…