A man appeared in court today accused of killing Pc Keith Blakelock during riots in Tottenham.
The accused, Nicolas Jacobs, was 16-years-old when Pc Blakelock was stabbed to death at Broadwater Farm nearly three decades ago.
The charge comes after an extensive re-investigation into the case by Scotland Yard.
Ruth Banks reports:
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