Police Transparency - Examining the Policing of Protests? A Preliminary Report

How transparent are law enforcement agencies about how they go about policing protests? Transparency surrounding the policing of protests by national and regional police forces in 5 countries could be much improved by better record-keeping and stronger commitments to public disclosure, according to a Transparency Audit Network and Open Society Justice Initiative-authored report entitled, “Police Transparency: Evaluating Access to Information in Relation to the Policing of Public Gatherings in Brazil, India, Mexico, South Africa and the United Kingdom”. Download the preliminary report here to read more.