Police kettling can be traced back to the military tactic of encirclement, according to Scott Sørli, who researched the idea and has collected photographs of police kettling from around the world.
What better day to join both indigenous and non-indigenous in the fight to save the land, water and democracy from the for-profit interests? The police, though, had other ideas.
Waterloo cops go over budget, get raises as reward. Updates from Montreal on police violence, repression + by-law P6. A G20 policing update + Justice 4 Levi + Free Lynn Stewart + Alex.
Mainstream news media and the police were fueling fear. These are the exact times when we need a clear voice, not just cheerleading for the authorities.
The police complaints process in Vancouver comes under scrutiny. (Photo: ¡Carlitos / flickr)
Five Americans under Toronto G20 squeeze for alleged smashy-smashy! Then military + police tax resistance in Canada, animal rights action in Kitchener, men's supremacy in Toronto, and the TPP
A report released on November 19 by three public interest groups says that the inquiry led by Wally Oppal was an absolute failure.
David Eby is the outgoing executive director of the BC Civil Liberties Association. He was the final speaker at a forum looking at the challenges facing the new Office of Independent Investigations.
Doug King has spent two years investigating serious injuries caused by police dogs. He speaks here at a recent forum on the new civilian body to investigate police-related deaths and injuries.
Last year Christy Clark created a civilian body to investigate the police. Preston Guno works with the Carrier Sekani. He talks about the current state of relations between First Nations and police.