Because of concerns that Disability Labour has had about a number of issues we decided that we would commission some research into specific areas of interest.

Our first report is Informing our work with Inclusion London and More United on parity for Disability Hate Crime.

Our second report looks at the actions of the Police.

Are Police Forces Reporting Disabled Protesters to the DWP?

On 14 February 2019, Disability News Service journalist John Pring reported that; “Tory conference police force admits sharing information on protesters with DWP”  Disabled activists have demanded an inquiry after a police force that has patrolled four Conservative party conferences since 2010 admitted sharing information about protesters with the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). Greater Manchester Police (GMP) has now

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