Lammy Review

Part of Justice – in the House of Commons on 14th July 2020.

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Photo of Imran Hussain Imran Hussain Shadow Minister (Employment Rights and Protections)

Stop-and-search is a misused, overused and discriminatory police tactic disproportionately applied to black, Asian and other minority communities, which results in deep resentment and distrust towards the police and the Government. Will the Government, at the very least, hold their hands up and accept that many black, Asian and other minority men, women and children are stopped and searched not on the grounds of evidence or reasonable belief but because of the colour of their skin?