Man in early 20’s tasered and shot in Forest Hill by police

Over kill? At first sight it appears that way, but it’s a little early to play blame games, still I find it interesting that the IPCC has already put it out, he is of Ghanaian origin. I guess ‘black man’ is a little too raw to enter into a statement, considering they are still working out who did […]

IPCC: Met Police didn’t kill Smiley Culture…he killed himself (or the boogeyman did)

JUST BREAKING and I don’t have time to blog, but it appears the investigation into the death of Smiley Culture is done and dusted. Well, as far as the IPCC is concerned. They just issued the following statement this morning:   29 November 2011 The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) has concluded the investigation in […]

Why is the IPCC getting their knickers in a twist over coverage of Mark Duggan investigation?

  It’s almost 4 months since 29 year old Mark Duggan, had a couple of bullets pumped into him by Met police Trident officers. While the public awaits the IPCC investigation to conclude, the IPCC appears to be more concerned about the way a headline in the Guardian was written. So troubled by Vikram Dodd’s […]

The vilifying of Mark Duggan, his family and friends.

I’m aware of the errors the Met Police have made in the past, when they have shot to death innocent people, so I’m not wrong in reserving judgement in Mark Duggan’s case as it would be too easy to label Duggan just another bad guy that had it coming. We don’t need state sanctioned executions […]