Category Archives: police tactics

Female protesters penned and maced during Occupywallstreet

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Man dies after UK Police taser him

A man has died after police shot him with a Taser during an arrest. “The man became unwell following the arrest and was taken to Furness General Hospital by officers.” The man, who was in his 20s, died later in … Continue reading

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Anarchism – report it to the Police!

“A weekly briefing by the City of Westminster’s ‘Counter Terrorist [sic] Focus Desk’ (see here – PDF file) calls for al anarchist activities and events to be reported to the police. Next to an anarchist symbol, the briefing states: Anarchism … Continue reading

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Police criticised for death of man after using CS gas on him

Another death at the hands of our out of control Police force.  This one was in 2006 and only now seems to have seen some light. Source

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Edinburgh UK Uncut activist arrested for holding a banner

UK Uncut activist and co-editor of the Bright Green blog, Alasdair Thompson, was yesterday arrested for silently holding a banner at a protest in British Home Stores in Edinburgh.  Many believe that this was a politically motivated arrest and one done … Continue reading

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More acts of police brutality in Bristol

Now a Labour MP and a Labour council candidate have experienced first hand the lengths the police will go to ‘protect’ private companies and their buildings. This happened during the protests against a Tesco opening in Bristol. Guardian article here. … Continue reading

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Article on kettling: has it radicalised Britain’s youth?

Excellent article on kettling via The Guardian here.

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