Met (London)

Victims of Met Police corruption and incompetence sign open letter calling for removal of Dame Cressida Dick

A group of high-profile victims of police corruption, malpractice and incompetence are urging Boris Johnson not to extend the contract of Metropolitan Police Commissioner Dame Cressida Dick. The mother of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence is one of the signatories of an open letter calling on Mr Johnson to replace Dame Cressida and accusing her of […] […]

Met (London)

Corruption allegations within DPS stemmed from ‘breakdown in communication’, IOPC finds

The Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) has made recommendations to the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) to reinforce ongoing changes to working practices within its Directorate of Professional Standards (DPS). The recommendations following an investigation into allegations of corruption within the DPS and suggestions that officers and members of staff inappropriately interfered with the decision-making […] […]