Hundreds of friends and relatives of people who died in prison or police custody in the UK have held a rally and remembrance procession through central London, calling for justice for their loved ones.
Category Archives: Race & Society
BLM UK to fund ‘people’s tribunal’ for deaths in custody
Black Lives Matter UK has announced £45,000 of funding to UFFC to set up a “people’s tribunal” for deaths in custody. The coalition group of family members who have lost loved ones in state custody.
Cherry Groce Foundation : Plans for permanent memorial in Brixton
On the 28th September 1985, Cherry Groce was shot in her home by the Met Police. The shooting sparked the Brixton uprising, in which a community rose up in protest to ongoing, systemic injustice faced by by black communities.
UFFC 2020 : Annual Letter to the UK Prime Minister
Traditionally, a letter is hand delivered to 10 Downing Street with the demands to reform state custody practices and procedures. This years letter was sent by post and is reproduced in full in this article.