Allegations surrounding Winson Green trial, full report

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.


Winson Green Trial

The trial into the deaths of three men during last year's riots