Metropolitan Police denies disbanding Lawrence inquiry team


Scotland Yard has denied reports that the team investigating the murder of Stephen Lawrence is being disbanded but it admitted the case is currently "dormant".

The former Chair of the Commission for Racial Equality Lord Ouseley has told BBC London he doubts the political will exists to keep pursuing the case or to re-examine other unsolved racist murders.

In this report Ayshea Buksh speaks to Cindy Butts of the Metropolitan Police Authority, former Met detective Peter Kirkham, Lord Ouseley and Audrey Adams, mother of murder victim Rolan Adams.

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