Protecting an informants identity
WV v CPS 2011 - WV brought an application for permission to apply for a judicial review to quash a decision by the CPS to disclose to the defence in a trial that he was the person who had provided the police with information. The CPS had decided not to protect his identity by way of a P.I.I. (Public Interest Immunity) hearing.
Inquiry into undercover police in N. Ireland
An anti-globalisation activist has won the first stage of a High Court battle to have a major inquiry into alleged wrongdoing by undercover British police officers extended to cover their activities in Northern Ireland.
Undercover Policing - Pitchford Enquiry
Sir Christopher Pitchfords opening remarks: 'The Inquiry’s priority is to discover the truth', and 'I wish to encourage all those with material evidence to give to make themselves known to the Inquiry team'