Death Knell for Police Gang Lists

The time has come to call an end to the use of ‘gang’ lists, such as the MET Police Gangs Matrix. There is sufficient data to challenge the assumed relationship between serious youth violence, as a pressing issue of harm in society, and the policing of gangs. We argue here that rather than support an … Continue reading Death Knell for Police Gang Lists


A Family Statement This statement is being read at sentencing at Manchester Crown Court on 14.9.17 behalf of the families involved in the Not Guilty by Association family group. This group includes a number of the families whose loved ones were charged as defendants in the two murder trials. The group is supported by local … Continue reading NOT GUILTY BY ASSOCIATION