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Lawrence revelations: admit institutional racism, Met chief told

Hogan-Howe said the publication of the Ellison report marked one of the worst days in his police career. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA The crisis engulfing the Metropolitan police following fresh revelations about the Stephen Lawrence case intensified on Friday night as the leader of its black officers’ association called on the commissioner, Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, to

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Oral statement by the Home Secretary

Mr Speaker, with permission I would like to make a statement about the Mark Ellison Review. In addition, I would like to update the House on work to improve standards of integrity in the police. In July 2012 I commissioned Mark Ellison QC to conduct a review examining allegations of corruption

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Verdict of the Mark Duggan Inquest

Following the verdict of ‘Lawful Killing’ in the Mark Duggan Inquest, the Metropolitan Black Police Association (MetBPA) acknowledges the tragic loss of life of Mark Duggan. The MetBPA believe that it is of paramount importance for the Police and the community to work together to maintain cohesive community relations at

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Yvonne Rhoden Retirement after 30 years service

Today the MPS says goodbye to one of the female veterans of the MetBPA. After 30yrs of long and distinguished service Detective Constable Yvonne Rhoden MBE retires from the police service. Yvonne has been an inspiration to so many people and has influenced a generation. Yvonne’s career has spanned a

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Civil Service Fast Stream Summer Diversity Internship Programme

This Summer Internship programme (SDIP) is aimed at ethnic minority students and those from under-represented socio-economic backgrounds. It’s a paid internship programme that provides talented undergraduates and graduates with a six-to-nine-week training work placement within a government department. SDIP provides an insight into the broad range of opportunities available across

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