No action is taken in two thirds of discrimination complaints made by the public against Greater Manchester Police, MM has learned.
An inquest into the ‘tragic’ death of Jordon Begley after he was Tasered by police has raised ‘serious issues’ about the officers’ conduct – GMP have extended their sympathies to his ‘devastated’ family.
Darren Orrett, 32, died after being stabbed in the neck by his ex-girlfriend, Dawn Barr, at her house in Cheadle on November 20 2012.
Complaints filed against Greater Manchester Police have risen by almost 20% in one year, according to new statistics from the Independent Police Complaints Commission.
Greater Manchester Police have lashed back at their own watchdog for not making ‘clearer guidance available’ to the force before Katie Cullen’s murder five years ago.
Greater Manchester Police have been slammed for making a ‘mockery’ of their complaints system, after saying an officer who punched an innocent protester had ‘no case to answer’.
‘Let Fahy do his job’: John Leech dismisses calls for GMP chief to be suspended during police watchdog probe
Sir Peter Fahy should ‘get on and do’ his job, says MP John Leech, backing the Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable following a police watchdog probe.
A whistleblower has fingered the police chief as well as three other serving officers in three separate investigations where GMP staff have been accused of ‘breaching their standards of professional behaviour’
The death of an epileptic man held in Great Manchester Police custody was caused by poor operating practices and a ‘sloppy approach’ to his care, according to an independent regulator.
The number of incidents involving the immobilisers have shot up by 232%, while complaints also followed a similar pattern and rose from 44 to 137 (an increase of 211%) between 2009-2013
Research by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) found that in 2013/2014, there were 68 apparent suicides within 48 hours of being released from police custody – an increase of 4.6% and the highest number in ten years