The revelations about the killing of Jean Charles de Menezes contained in the documents leaked to ITN will not have surprised the Brazilian's family, who revealed as early as 27 July that he was not wearing a bulky jacket at the time he was shot, did not vault the ticket barrier at Stockwell Und
Conference wannabes, Prezza's summer glory, and a punt on the Tories
Observations on the Zircon story.
Last Saturday, British politics lost one of its most dazzling talents - and the Labour Party its mos
Is the government losing the plot? First came the Prime Minister's 12-point anti-terrorism plan, most of which has left lawyers, civil libertarians and formerly supportive opposition parties reeling in disbelief.
Heavy-handed anti-terror tactics have a history of making things worse
When Blair drew a distinction recently between the IRA and al-Qaeda, he was able to do so because he
Who would have come up with a satire that made Ian Paisley First Minister of Northern Ireland becaus
What do the following people - Anthony Walker, Richard Whelan and Jean Charles de Menezes - have in common? In life, it seems, nothing. But they have been united in death - victims of crime and terrible misfortune.
A mere boy who went to Eton is standing for the leadership of his party on a ticket of "Tory moderni
Joined-up justice is aimed at rebuilding public confidence in government and the rule of law
Observations on anniversary
Once we had justice or injustice. Now the government speaks of "faster, more effective justice". Wha
A roundtable discussion on joined-up criminal justice in Britain: what the problems are, what needs
Don't believe it - "Believe me"
We're called upon to stand firm and defend our core values. But what are those values? In the 21st c
Countries with high violence rates like ours have high levels of income inequality
Harriet stirs it up, Widdecombe's family way, and David Blunkett in the doghouse
Logically, the Conservatives could oppose identity cards on the grounds that they don't currently ha
Once parodied as Lord Dome, a crony who owed his status to Blair, he emerged as an audacious reforme
According to our Home Secretary, the official position is: negotiate with terrorists, no; negotiate
When it comes to fighting crime, technology can hinder more than it helps, insists Nick Cohen