Royal wedding police challenge

Individuals arrested or subjected to police searches challenge the legality of the policing of the royal wedding in London last year.

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Landmark review into Royal Wedding policing

Armed police officers patrol near Westminster Abbey ahead of the Royal Wedding in April 2011. Credit: Reuters/Andrew Winning

A landmark judicial review of police practices at last year's Royal Wedding will begin later.

Measures examined will include the use of 'pre-crime' arrests - which were employed before the wedding.

The findings will likely impact future policing at upcoming events such as the Jubilee and Olympics.

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