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9 May 2019
We are delighted to announce that the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation has provided Stopwatch with a grant!
31 March 2019
A joint response with drugs policy experts Release UK to the consultation on the policing inspection programme and framework run by Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services.
19 March 2019
Research finds that there is little clarity on the legality of seizing mobile phones during stop and search encounters. Read here: http://www.stop-watch.org/uploads/documents/Call_it_Off_-_Are_police_searching_mobile_phones_illegally.pdf
28 February 2019
StopWatch UK responds to the inquiry examining the progress made since the publication of the seminal report.
31 October 2018
The UK Government's post-consultation response to the Home Office proposal to extend stop and search powers to cover offences relating to unmanned aircraft (drones), laser pointers and corrosive substances.
14 October 2018
New report documents the disproportionate impact that drug law enforcement continues to have on black and minority ethnic communities in England and Wales. Read here: http://www.stop-watch.org/uploads/documents/The_Colour_of_Injustice.pdf