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FIT at London Mayday 2010

There was one FIT photographer at Mayday 2010 in London – Neil Williams, plus minders, who took my photo shortly after the march left Clerkenwell Green. The FIT teams seemed to be deliberately keeping their distance from the marchers (a … Continue reading

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Police all out to gather intelligence on EDL and Counter Demo.

Their key objective for the day was ‘to gather intelligence’, said the Thames Valley FIT officer who was busy photographing a small crowd of people who had gathered to oppose the EDL in Market Square, Aylesbury. Earlier evidence gathering teams … Continue reading

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FIT at Stop the War

> An estimated 600 police were on duty last Friday to police the Stop the War protest outside the QEII conference centre where Blair was giving evidence to the Iraq war inquiry. They probably outnumbered the protesters. The demonstration had … Continue reading

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>How 'charming' will the Met be at this year's climate camp?

> As the open letter from climate camp to the Met clearly states, the police do not have a happy record when it comes to climate camp. There have been blanket stop and searches, long periods of containment, and endlessly … Continue reading

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>On the buses

> This photo was sent to us by a demonstrator on the Mayday protests in Brighton. It shows two Sussex police evidence gatherers escaping the attention of the Mayday marchers by filming from the top deck of a bus.FIT and … Continue reading

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