The Macpherson Report: Twenty-two years on Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Wednesday 11 March 2020

Hardyal Dhindsa, Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire, Deputy Lead on Equality, Diversity and Human Rights at Association of Police and Crime Commissioners, Julia Mulligan, Police and Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire, Lead of the Portfolio Group on Transparency and Integrity at Association of Police and Crime Commissioners, and David Munro, Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey, Lead on Equality, Diversity and Human Rights at Association of Police and Crime CommissionersQ1–29

Wednesday 17 June 2020

Professor Ben Bowling, Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Kings College London; Rosalind Comyn, Policy and Campaigns Officer, Liberty; Katrina Ffrench, Chief Executive, StopWatch; Mirren Gidda, Journalist, Liberty Investigates; Nick Glynn, Senior Programme Officer, Open Society FoundationsQ1–43

Wednesday 24 June 2020

Assistant Commissioner Martin Hewitt QPM, Chair, National Police Chiefs’ Council; Chief Constable Ian Hopkins QPM, Lead for Workforce Representation and Diversity, National Police Chiefs’ CouncilQ44–103

Wednesday 8 July 2020

Dame Cressida Dick DBE QPM, Commissioner, Metropolitan Police; Assistant Commissioner Helen Ball, Assistant Commissioner, Professionalism, Metropolitan PoliceQ1–55

Wednesday 22 July 2020

PC Adam Ahmed, Leicestershire Police; Inspector Dan Popple, Inspector, West Midlands PoliceQ104–140

Sayce Holmes-Lewis, Founder and CEO, Mentivity; Pastor Lorraine Jones, Founder and CEO, Dwayne Simpson Foundation CIC; Bishop Derek Webley, Co-Chair, Windrush Cross-Government Working GroupQ141–168

The following witnesses gave evidence during the Macpherson Report: Twenty Years On inquiry in the last Parliament. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Tuesday 5 February 2019

Baroness Lawrence of Clarendon OBEQ1–42

Detective Sergeant Janet Hills, Chair, Metropolitan Black Police Association, Inspector Mustafa Mohammed QPM, President, National Association of Muslim Police, Police Sergeant Tola Munro, President, National Black Police Association, and Bevan Powell MBE, former Chair of the Metropolitan Black Police Association and founding member of the National Black Police AssociationQ43–71

Tuesday 12 March 2019

Chief Constable Sara Thornton, Chair, National Police Chiefs Association; Melanie Field, Executive Director of Corporate Strategy and Policy, Equality and Human Rights Commission; and John Azah, Director, Kingston Racial Equality CouncilQ72–113

Wednesday 15 May 2019

Witness A, Witness B, Witness C, Witness D, Witness E, Witness F, Witness G, Witness H, Witness I, Witness J, Witness K, Witness L, Witness M, Witness NQ114–147

Wednesday 12 June 2019

Oliver Feeley-Sprague, Military, Security and Police Program Director, Amnesty International UKQ145–182

Tuesday 18 June 2019

Jane Deighton, Senior Consultant, Deighton Pierce Glynn Solicitors; Imran Khan QC, Partner, Imran Khan and Partners; and Matthew Ryder QC, Matrix ChambersQ183–235

Tuesday 9 July 2019

Deputy Assistant Commissioner Duncan Ball, Metropolitan Police ServiceQ236–329

Michael Lockwood, Director General, Independent Office for Police Conduct, Jo Noakes, Director of Workforce Development (temporary), College of Policing, and HMI Matt Parr CB, Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue ServicesQ330–385

Wednesday 10 July 2019

Cressida Dick CBE QPM, Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police ServiceQ386–503

Tuesday 16 July 2019

Rt Hon Nick Hurd MP, Minister of State for Policing and the Fire Service and Minister for London; and Scott McPherson, Director General of the Crime, Policing and Fire GroupQ504–563

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