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London officers face misconduct review over stop of athletes

Apr. 27, 2022 07:28 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Five officers from London's Metropolitan Police will face a gross misconduct hearing over the stop and search of two Black athletes, the force said Wednesday. Bianca Williams and her partner, Ricardo Dos Santos, who are both professional sprinters, were stopped in...

UK officers moved to desk duties after strip search outcry

Mar. 24, 2022 16:55 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — London's Metropolitan Police said Thursday that two officers who strip-searched a Black teenage girl at her school have been moved from front-line duties after a public outcry over the case. A child safeguarding report conducted by local authorities found that the...

Court: London police acted unlawfully to stop Everard vigil

Mar. 11, 2022 13:02 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — London police acted unlawfully when they used coronavirus restrictions to prevent a vigil in memory of a murdered woman, a court ruled Friday in a victory for the event's organizers and the right to protest. The protest vigil was called after Sarah Everard, a...