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12.09.2011

StopWatch responds to Home Affairs Committee inquiry into the riots

Responses submitted by both StopWatch policy and StopWatch youth groups

​The StopWatch policy group and the StopWatch youth group both submitted responses from their relative perspectives. The committee will be holding oral evidence sessions in due course and StopWatch intends to offer its insights and opinions at every possible stage of the inquiry.

You can read both submissions below.

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StopWatch response to the stakeholder consultation on handcuffing expresses concern over the lack of accountability for improper use of the tactic
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StopWatch response to the Independent Advisory Group on stop and search in Scotland

StopWatch responds to the Scottish government's consultation on stop and search
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Driving While Black

StopWatch and Liberty produce report which raises concerns about racial profiling in driver-based police stops
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The colour of injustice: ‘Race’, drugs and law enforcement in England and Wales

Black people are 9 times more likely to be stopped and searched for drugs in England and Wales despite using fewer drugs than White people. Cannabis laws criminalise the Black community at disproportionate rates
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