Police Action Centre: Taser roll-out did not follow Home Office guidance



Sophie Khan, Lawyer and Director of Legal & Policy of the Police Action Centre says that the Taser Working Group was able to highlight key issues of concern in the

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Police Juror – Special Police Action Project (launched on 27.05.2023)

The Police Action Project today, 27.05.2023 launches a special project on former or serving police officers (and police staff) sitting as jury members following the report of a former police constable juror jailed for causing trial’s collapse. A former police … Continue reading

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Tasers

The Police Action Centre will be carrying out the first independent investigation into the use of Tasers by the British Police since the introduction of the Taser stun gun to non-firearms officers in 2008.  The investigation will look into the … Continue reading

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Pre-Crime and Surveillance

Predictive policing is slowing eroding the traditional methods of policing which ensure fair and just treatment of suspects. The Police Action Centre will be campaigning against any widespread move to introduce ‘pre-crime’ across the country and to limit the concept … Continue reading

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Stop and Search

The Police Action Centre will be working alongside groups such as the Stop and Search Legal Project to raise awareness of the use of stop and search against young ethnic minorities across the country so that indiscriminate stops and searches … Continue reading

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