Monthly Archives: May 2018

Police encountered use ‘racially discriminatory’ Gangs Matrix database

The Metropolitan Police Service’s ‘gang matrix’ is the ‘wrong tool for the wrong problem’ Amnesty International said today, publishing a damning report in the little-known Gang Mapping Database. The 55-page report, Trapped in the Matrix, raises serious concerns about how individuals are placed in the database, how information is shared …

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