Vol 9 (1): January-February 1999


Cover story: The cycle of UK racism – stop & search, arrest and imprisonment

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Spain: Call for depenalisation of squatting

France: Shooting of Habib Muhammed

UK: CS spray “too toxic to be safe”

UK: Police batons cause lasting injuries

UK: Another black “restraint” death in custody?

UK: Who bombed Israeli embassy?

Denmark: Government to investigate intelligence service

Netherlands: Requests to view BVD files

Italy: “God's Banker” exhumed

UK: Three more suspended at Wormwood Scrubs

UK: Life prisoners exceed 4000

Italy: Amnesty for “irregular” immigrants

Belgium and The Netherlands: Charter flights to deport asylum seekers

Netherlands: Officer jailed for sexually abusing woman

Netherlands: Church hunger strike of “illegal immigrants”

UK: “Killing Secrets” campaign

UK: UK strategic alliance

Denmark: New Blood and Honour group

France: Megret outmanoevers Le Pen

UK: Justice for Taj and Roberto campaign launched

UK: Inquiry into Blair Peach killing?

Italy: Lega Nord calls for referendum on immigration

EU: EURODAC: By regulation instead of convention

Switzerland: National DNA database

Switzerland: Swiss military surveillance system

EU: Informal JHA Council, Berlin

EU: German Presidency work programme


UK: Disaster limitation on Merseyside: the police authority, the Chief Constable and the legacy of Hillsborough

Sweden: The personnel control system 1969-1996

EU: Migration: first six countries targeted

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