Metropolitan Police

Brendan O'Neill on the death of Ian Tomlinson

The ghoul merchants of the Guardian

Fri 24 Apr, AT 07:20

Brendan O’Neill argues that the coverage of Ian Tomlinson’s death has become what JG Ballard would call ‘an atrocity event’

More videos show police violence at G20 protests

Mon 20 Apr, AT 01:00

Two new videos and a report on police behaviour issued by climate change campaigners will increase the pressure on the Metropolitan Police

‘Criminal inquiry’ call after G20 police attack is filmed

Wed 8 Apr, AT 01:00

Video posted by the Guardian shows a ‘sickening and unprovoked attack’ by police on the man who died during the G20 protests in London

Police tactics set the scene for violent G20 showdown

Fri 27 Mar, AT 13:31

By talking up the likelihood of a ‘summer of rage’, the Metropolitan Police risks creating the very unrest that it seeks to dispel

‘Political policing’ of G20 protests could lead to riots

Wed 25 Mar, AT 12:36

Police warnings that protests against next week’s G20 summit in London could turn violent are provocative and likely to be self-fulfilling

Why Sir Ian Blair was right in his fight against racism

Wed 3 Dec, AT 08:28

The outgoing Metropolitan Police commissioner had the courage to call wider society out on its more revolting prejudices