Who is being victimised today?

Who is being wrongly convicted in 2008, asks Keith McEwan as he reviews a book by and about a woman who spent virtually all the 1990s behind bars, wrongly convicted. Framed by a police officer in a conspiracy with her own husband, she needed enormous str…

How do your police measure up?

Sir Robert Peel (UK politician, prime minister and prison reformer, 1788-1850) established the first Metropolitan (that is, London) police force, based at Scotland Yard, and reportedly developed the Peelian Principles. How do you think your State police…