Secrets of the Police (2014)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Ade Adepitan

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    2014

  • Genre

    Current affairs

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Dispatches investigates how they handle one of the most sensitive areas of policing: complaints of police racism. Ade Adepitan, who was repeatedly stopped by police as a young man, meets people who have made complaints about police racism and feel they've been let down, including a man beaten and allegedly racially abused who received a pay-out from the police but no apology. Stuart Lawrence, the brother of Stephen Lawrence, tells Ade about how his complaint of racial discrimination was upheld by the Independent Police Complaints Commission, only to be dismissed by the police themselves. ©Channel 4 publicity

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