Stop and Search is Not Working Properly – Criminal Law and Justice Weekly

Posted July 22nd, 2013 in consultations, news, police, statistics, stop and search by sally

“On July 2, in a Commons statement, Mrs Theresa May, the Home Secretary, said she was initiating a six-week public consultation about the use of stop and search. On July 16, HM Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) published a highly critical report – Stop and Search Powers: Are the police using them effectively and fairly? ( By the end of the year, Mrs May said, the Government would respond to both the HMIC report and the public consultation.”

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Criminal Law and Justice Weekly, 20th July 2013