Scotland Yard

UK police arrest ‘mirrors what happened to George Floyd’, lawyer claims

July 18, 2020

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video The lawyer for a man who was arrested as a police officer knelt on his neck has called for an apology from Scotland Yard. Marcus Coutain, 48, was filmed pleading with officers to ‘get off my neck’ […]

Read More

Police expecting ‘large crowds’ in London on fourth weekend of anti-racism protests

June 20, 2020

Anti-racism protesters are preparing to march on cities across the UK for the fourth weekend in a row, with police expecting ‘large crowds’ in London. Forces are expecting demonstrators to walk through the capital as well as cities including Glasgow and Birmingham. Officers have asked people not to attend to prevent the spread of coronavirus. However, they are […]

Read More

Police chased down Whitehall and Cenotaph damaged as 12 arrested at BLM protests

June 8, 2020

Violent clashes erupted at largely peaceful anti-racism protests in London, which saw a police officer on the floor with blood streaming down his face. Footage shows a mob chasing officers down the streets of Whitehall as they were pelted with bottles, fireworks and smoke bombs at around 9pm. Meanwhile one demonstrator climbed onto The Cenotaph […]

Read More