TV News LIES

Thursday, Jul 30th

Last update03:51:21 AM GMT

You are here News International Calling the police to account

Calling the police to account

E-mail Print PDF

From today, it is illegal to photograph the police, despite the fact that they use increasingly aggressive techniques to record us.

On the day that it becomes illegal to take pictures of police engaged in counter-terrorist operations – in practice a ban on taking pictures of the police – it is worth noting events in Brighton recently where police set up outside a cafe and photographed people attending a meeting about the environment.

The local MP, David Lepper, agrees that the police operation was designed to scare activists rather than prevent crime, and has written to the divisional commander for Brighton and Hove demanding to know why officers were photographing people engaged in a political activity. The police have refused to comment other than to produce the usual assertion that this was a normal police operation.

More...

 


Most Recent Related Stories...


Plane piece found on Reunion island investigated for link to missing Malaysia Airlines jet

plane wing foundAuthorities on the small Indian Ocean island of Reunion are investigating whether a piece of a...

Israeli bulldozers start demolishing West Bank settlement

Settlement demolitionIsraeli bulldozers began demolishing a contested housing complex in a West Bank settlement on Wednesday as...

As anger at US hunter grows, aides to illegal Cecil lion hunt go to court

CecilTwo Zimbabweans arrested for illegally hunting a protected lion named Cecil were in court on Wednesday...

Libyan court sentences Gaddafi son Saif, eight other ex-officials to death

Ghaddafi son sentencedA Libyan court on Tuesday sentenced Muammar Gaddafi's most prominent son, Saif al-Islam, and eight others...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!