Metropolitan police

Police must apologise to those falsely accused of sex offences

4 February 2017 9:00 am

This week, 49,000 gay men were granted posthumous pardons. Had Harold Macmillan’s government taken notice of this magazine in 1957…

Why don’t Black Lives Matter want to ban the Notting Hill Carnival?

3 September 2016 9:00 am

I do not get out very much these days, but the glorious weekend weather persuaded me that I should spend…

It’s fatuous to outlaw an emotion – especially hate

20 August 2016 9:00 am

A man in Austria has been sentenced to three months in prison for posting a picture of his cat on…

The return of Robocop

9 April 2016 9:00 am

Military-style policing is creeping into everyday life

Why won’t the Met speak out on Tom Watson’s biggest claim?

17 October 2015 9:00 am

Why won’t the police say that they have found no evidence whatsoever of a paedophile network linked to Parliament?

Portrait of the week

15 August 2015 9:00 am

Home The Metropolitan Police encouraged people to celebrate VJ Day despite reports in the Mail on Sunday (picked up from…

The shocking truth about police corruption in Britain

7 March 2015 9:00 am

We like to think we have the cleanest police in the world. We may no longer be right

The Tooting poisoner and the relentless rise of the urban fox

7 February 2015 9:00 am

In my London neighbourhood, an argument about urban foxes is turning very nasty indeed

Why I’m against posthumous pardons, even for Alan Turing

26 July 2014 9:00 am

Ross Clark is a columnist I try to read because he is never trite. So I was sorry to miss…