Tag Archives: Channel 4

Fighting police secrecy: recent developments (alongside this case)

Today we announced that the next hearing in this case will take place in mid-March. Alongside this case, here is a round-up of other developments in the struggle for justice and accountability over undercover policing – and how they link to this legal action: – This Monday 27 January, in Southwark Crown Court, John Jordan, […]

Whistleblower and Channel 4 threatened by police

The Guardian newspaper reported this week (on Monday 13 January 2014) that Senior Police are trying to force Channel 4 to hand over documents and unseen footage arising from their interviews with Peter Francis, a former undercover officer who turned whistleblower. The police say that they need the material as they are investigating whether a […]

Dispatches Documentary

Last night’s Dispatches documentary, entitled The Police’s Dirty Secret is now available on 4oD (Channel 4 on Demand). UPDATE: The documentary is no longer available to view on 4oD. An introduction may be found here and a clip may be viewed here. In the documentary, Helen and Belinda speak openly for the first time about […]