London's Mayor faces MP committee

Major Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson Credit: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Mayor Boris Johnson will tell the Home Affairs Select Committee later how public confidence in policing can be restored.

It comes after revelations that undercover police officers sought to smear the family of Stephen Lawrence.

Met Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe will also be appearing.

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'Bugging' document published

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