Monthly Archives: July 2015

Terms of Reference published for the Public Inquiry into undercover policing – women’s statement

Theresa May has today made public the Terms of Reference that will guide the upcoming Public Inquiry into undercover policing to be led by Lord Pitchford. In the last four years the work of campaigners and journalists has exposed numerous shocking revelations about the actions of undercover police units actively involved in infiltrating and undermining […]

New Campaign Launched: #Spycops #ComeClean

#COMECLEAN ON UNDERCOVER POLICING We call for a transparent, robust and comprehensive public inquiry into undercover policing. We demand truth and justice for the women deceived into intimate relationships by undercover police officers and all those affected by police spying on social and environmental justice groups. SIGN THE PETITION >> SHARE ON FACEBOOK >> SHARE ON TWITTER

“RIPA still authorises sexual relationships by state agents”

On 11 June 2015, the Government published ‘A question of trust: report of the investigatory powers review‘ by David Anderson Q.C., the Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation. Jenny Jones, Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb, gave an excellent response to the report during a debate in the House of Lords on 8 July. In discussing the continued legality […]