Police stop and search tactic more frequently used in Scotland than south of the border, Kath Murray finds

Press/Media: Research

Period17 Jan 2014

Media coverage

18

Media coverage

  • TitleCalls for review over concers of 'disproportionate' searches of children
    Media name/outletEdinburgh Evening News
    Date1/02/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleConcern over police searches of children
    Media name/outletThe Herald
    Date1/02/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitlePolice frisking hundreds of children 'to meet targets'
    Media name/outletThe Scotsman
    Date1/02/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleScots stopped and searched six times more than English
    Media name/outletDaily Express
    Date18/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleStop and search four times more likely for Scots
    Media name/outletDaily Mail
    Date18/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleFrisks 'a risk'
    Media name/outletThe Sun
    Date18/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleCops stop 6 times more Scots
    Media name/outletDaily Star
    Date18/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitlePolice questioned on search tactics
    Media name/outletThe Herald
    Date18/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleScots 'six times more likely' to be stopped and searched by the police
    Media name/outletThe Scotsman
    Date18/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleScots four times more likley to be frisked by police
    Media name/outletDaily Record
    Date18/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleWarning police stop-searches could lead to public disorder
    Media name/outletThe Herald
    Date17/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleConcern over stop and search used against Scottish children
    Media name/outletThe Guardian
    Date17/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleDangers in rise of stop-and-search
    Media name/outletThe Herald
    Date17/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleConcern over learch levels
    Media name/outletEdinburgh Evening News
    Date17/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleScots 'four times more likely' to be stopped and searched by police
    Media name/outletSTV News
    Media typeTelevision
    Date17/01/14
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleWarning on police search tactics
    Media name/outletThe Herald
    Date24/01/01
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleStop and search has doubled in Scotland
    Media name/outletThe Times
    Date18/01/01
    PersonsKath Murray
  • TitleStop and searches 'four times more common in Scotland'
    Media name/outletBBC News
    Date17/01/01
    PersonsKath Murray