Police 'used dead children's IDs'

Undercover police officers working for Britain's largest force used the identities of dead children and issued fake passports in their names, it was reported.

View all 11 updates ›

Keith Vaz 'shocked' at stolen identities claim

Keith Vaz, the chairman of parliament's home affairs select committee has said he was shocked at the "gruesome" practice.

He told the Guardian: "It will only cause enormous distress to families who will discover what has happened concerning the identities of their dead children."

More top news