Download and read this guide for parents on what should happen during a stop and search of a child, containing key information and tips.Read more »
17 May 2017
Read and download our latest publication Stop and Search: A Guide for Parents and Children. The guide has been made in consultation with parents’ groups, children and young people who have been stopped and searched. Using a harm reduction approach, this guide focuses on keeping children as safe as possible during interactions with the police. It outlines what should happen during a stop and search and contains key information and tips to help support children and their parents.
19 April 2017
To accompany our upcoming publication, Stop and Search: A Guide for Parents and Children, we would like to host a range of resources for parents and children on our website. Do you know some great resources for parents and children dealing with police interactions?
4 November 2016
The London Assembly Police and Crime Committee has launched an investigation into the policing and security arrangements of the Notting Hill Carnival, asking the following questions: What are the strengths and weaknesses of the security arrangements at Notting Hill Carnival? What improvements can be made to security arrangements? What lessons can be learned from other large scale events? What more can the Mayor do to support the agencies responsible for keeping Carnival safe? StopWatch and Release share our response here.