The families of three men killed during last year's riots in Birmingham will demonstrate outside West Midlands Police Headquarters later.
It's after they announced yesterday they are seeking legal advice after eight men were cleared of the men's murders.
Haroon Jahan, Shazad Ali and Abdul Musavir died after being hit by a car in Winson Green.
We do not underestimate the impact that the deaths of Haroon Jahan, Shazad Ali and Abdul Musavir had on their families, friends and the wider community of Birmingham, and indeed nationally.
Earlier this week, Chief Constable Chris Sims met with Harry Ireland, Chief Crown Prosecutor of the Crown Prosecution Service, to discuss what further steps could be taken following the end of the trial.
I, alongside local officers, continue to meet with members of the community who are working hard to maintain calm and strengthen relationships.
The families of three friends killed during the riots in Birmingham have spoken for the first time since eight men were cleared of murder. Andy Bevan was at the news conference this morning.
Tariq Jahan says answers are still desperately needed over the deaths of his son, Haroon, and brothers Shazad Ali and Abdul Musavir. Eight men were cleared of their murder last week.
The father of Haroon Jahan, Tariq, has spoken of his frustrations at the current legal system. Eight men were cleared of the murder of Haroon and brothers Shazad Ali and Abdul Musavir.
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Tariq Jahan, whose son was one of three men killed by a car during last summer's riots in Birmingham, says lawyers will be reviewing last week's trial, at which eight men were cleared of murder.
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The Chief Constable of West Midlands Police says he is looking into allegations that a senior police officer lied under oath at the murder trial of 8 men.
Yesterday all 8 defendants were cleared of murdering Haroon Jahan, Shazad Ali and Abdul Musavir, who died after being hit by a car during the riots last summer.
Today community leaders said the police had to start being more transparent and accountable. Charlotte Grant reports.
A once divided community in Winson Green, this morning seemed united in demanding answers over the conduct of West Midlands police.
Eight men were yesterday cleared of murdering Haroon Jahan, Shazad Ali and Abdul Musavir, who died in last summer's riots in Birmingham.
But it came to light that in the later stages of the trial at Birmingham Crown Court, the judge decided that a senior police officer had lied under oath.
It led to an emergency community meeting being called last night, a spokesperson said the people of Birmingham need to move on from this tragedy.
West Midlands Police say the senior officer involved has not been suspended, an investigation by the police watchdog, the IPCC is now being carried out.