Showing items tagged with 'press cards'
5 April 2011: The NUJ has protested to Lancashire Constabulary about its treatment of journalists covering the EDL protest in Blackburn on Saturday 2 April.
29 November 2010: The Metropolitan Police Authority Civil Liberties Panel has published a report urging improvements in police treatment of journalists.
8 October 2010: The NUJ has condemned a Leicestershire police plan to issue its own press badges to journalists working at the English Defence League (EDL) protest on 9 October in Leicester.
9 August 2010: Police forces and other organisations have been warned about a so-called "press pass" being sold by Demotix, the amateur journalists' website.
2 August 2010: NUJ member and photographer, Carmen Valiño, has been threatened with arrest and forced to delete her images while photographing the scene of a shooting in Hackney, East London.
18 April 2010: Journalists in Manchester have launched a petition demanding an explanation from Greater Manchester police for the arrest of NUJ Manchester branch member, Dr Rhetta Moran.
22 March 2010: The Metropolitan Police Authority's civil liberties panel has called for London's police to engage better with the media.
19 May 2009: The work of photographers was under threat from the Metropolitan Police, a union conference in London was told yesterday.
15 April 2009: Kent police have apologised to a press photographer who was stopped and searched four times while covering last year's Climate Camp in the county.
1 April 2009: Photographers in London have attended a meeting to discuss their legal rights.