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Mark Duggan's mother given permission for judicial review

Haringey Independent: Pamela Duggan (centre) with Mr Duggan's brother Shaun Hall and aunt Carole Duggan leaving the coroner's court today

1:52pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Mark Duggan's mother has been given limited permission to launch a judicial review following the inquest into his death.

Police admit failure to review Duggan stop tactic

Haringey Independent: Met Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe said police had much work to do to build trust with black Londoners

9:29am Monday 20th January 2014

The Metropolitan Police has admitted it was wrong not to formally review its use of the 'hard stop' tactic deployed in the shooting of Mark Duggan.

Mark Duggan coroner to publish report of concerns

Haringey Independent: Judge Keith Cutler described Mark Duggan's death at the hands of armed police as a 'great tragedy'

3:32pm Monday 13th January 2014

The coroner in the Mark Duggan inquest is to publish a report of issues that deserve “further examination or question”.

'Tottenham is a place of unity and pride'

5:25pm Thursday 9th January 2014

The leader of Haringey Borough Council has said Tottenham is a place of “unity and pride” and better than how it is portrayed in the media.

Vigil held in memory of Mark Duggan

Haringey Independent: Mark Duggan was shot by police in August 2011

3:45pm Thursday 9th January 2014

A “peaceful” vigil will be held this weekend for Mark Duggan’s family and friends.

Cameron calls for calm after Duggan verdict

Haringey Independent: Witney MP, Prime Minister David Cameron

1:40pm Thursday 9th January 2014

The Prime Minister has called for calm after an inquest jury found that Mark Duggan was lawfully killed by a police marksman.

Police advisors call for 'urgent action' to rebuild community trust

Haringey Independent: Mark Duggan was shot by police in August 2011

11:33am Thursday 9th January 2014

An independent police advisory group has called for “urgent action” to rebuild trust after a jury ruled that Mark Duggan's shooting by police was lawful.

Duggan: 'Armed officers will wear video cameras'

Haringey Independent: Met Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe said police had much work to do to build trust with black Londoners

9:40am Thursday 9th January 2014

The commissioner of the Metropolitan Police has said armed officers will start wearing video-cameras in an attempt to build trust with the community.

Live blog: Mark Duggan inquest finds killing 'lawful'

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

3:23pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

There were stormy scenes in court as a jury said father-of-six Mark Duggan was lawfully killed by a police marksman: see our coverage of the events as the news broke.

Carole Duggan: 'We want justice'

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

10:18pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

Mark Duggan’s aunt has said his family is still seeking justice after a jury ruled that the 29-year-old's death, at the hands of a police officer, was lawful.

Duggan shooting: Police watchdog will consider inquest evidence

Haringey Independent: The gun which was found between 10ft and 20ft from Mr Duggan's body

9:28pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

The Independent Police Complaints Commission says it will consider new evidence that has emerged from the inquest into the death of Mark Duggan.

Police hope to meet Mark Duggan's family

5:28pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

The Metropolitan Police has said it will offer to meet Mark Duggan's family to express its sympathy following the conclusion of the inquest into his death.

Duggan inquest: MP says aspects of verdict 'perplexing'

Haringey Independent: Tottenham MP David Lammy

5:24pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

Tottenham MP David Lammy has said his thoughts are with the family of Mark Duggan – but called for the jury’s findings to be respected.

Duggan family 'shock' at inquest conclusion

4:53pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

Mark Duggan’s family have spoken of their “shock” at the conclusion reached at the end of his inquest today.

Mark Duggan death ruled lawful

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

4:06pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

The death of Mark Duggan, which sparked the London riots in 2011, has been ruled lawful by an 8-2 majority of a jury this afternoon.

Duggan inquest: verdict reached

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

2:02pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

The jury in the inquest into the death of Mark Duggan has agreed a verdict.

Mark Duggan inquest continues today

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

6:00am Tuesday 7th January 2014

The jury in the inquest into Mark Duggan's death will continue their deliberations today.

Mark Duggan inquest adjourned until New Year

4:53pm Thursday 19th December 2013

The jury in the inquest into Mark Duggan's death have been sent home until the New Year when deliberations will continue.

Mark Duggan verdict could come in new year

11:25am Thursday 19th December 2013

The jury in the Mark Duggan inquest has been told that if they cannot return a verdict by the end of today hearings will be adjourned until the New Year.

Mark Duggan coroner to accept majority verdict

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

11:14am Wednesday 18th December 2013

The coroner presiding over the inquest into the death of Mark Duggan has said he will now accept a majority verdict.

Duggan jury retires to consider verdict

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

4:30pm Wednesday 11th December 2013

Jurors in the Mark Duggan inquest have now retired to consider their verdict.

Duggan jury told to answer five key questions

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

2:05pm Monday 9th December 2013

The jury in the inquest into the death of Mark Duggan have been asked to answer five key questions to establish whether he was killed lawfully or unlawfully.

Coroner to sum up Duggan inquest

Haringey Independent: Judge Keith Cutler described Mark Duggan's death at the hands of armed police as a 'great tragedy'

9:07am Monday 9th December 2013

The coroner in the inquest into the death of Mark Duggan will sum up the case today as the jury prepares to reach a verdict.

Mark Duggan jury visits scene of shooting as inquest nears end

Haringey Independent: Coroner Keith Cutler and the jurors during their visit to Ferry Lane, in Tottenham, where Mark Duggan was shot and killed by armed police officers

9:20am Tuesday 3rd December 2013

The jury in the inquest into the death of Mark Duggan visited the scene where he was shot dead by police officers as the case nears its end.

Mark Duggan inquest: 'Very difficult to explain how gun got over the wall'

Haringey Independent: The gun which was found between 10ft and 20ft from Mr Duggan's body

1:48pm Monday 18th November 2013

A forensic expert was unable to explain how the gun Mark Duggan was allegedly holding when he was shot dead ended up 20ft away from his body.

Duggan's fingerprints and DNA not found on gun

Haringey Independent: The gun which was found between 10ft and 20ft from Mr Duggan's body

3:51pm Tuesday 12th November 2013

Mark Duggan’s DNA and fingerprints were not found on a gun which police claim he was holding when he was killed, a jury heard today.

Police commander: 'I was never told he moved toward officers with a gun'

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

3:30pm Tuesday 29th October 2013

The former commander of the Metropolitan Police’s specialist gang unit said he was not told Mark Duggan pointed a gun at officers when he was shot dead by a police marksman.

'No need to fire fatal shot'

Haringey Independent: The line labelled Y represents the path of the bullet which went through Mr Duggan's arm and X represents the one which went through his chest.

6:01pm Tuesday 15th October 2013

The lawyer representing the loved ones of Mark Duggan told the inquest into his death that officers could have stopped him without firing the fatal shot.

Police marksman: 'I fired when I saw him point the gun at me'

Haringey Independent: The scene of the shooting

12:25pm Tuesday 15th October 2013

The armed police officer who shot Mark Duggan told a jury he opened fire when he saw Mark Duggan point a gun at him.

Taxi driver: 'Officers had come to hunt Mark Duggan'

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

5:10pm Monday 14th October 2013

A taxi driver said the officer who shot Mark Duggan was in a state of “extreme rage” and seemed like he had “lost his senses”.

'Mark Duggan was shot in the back'

Haringey Independent: The scene of the shooting

1:39pm Monday 14th October 2013

A taxi driver told an inquest that Mark Duggan was shot in the back as he tried to run away from police officers.

'I did not give Mark Duggan a gun'

Haringey Independent: The gun which was found between 10ft and 20ft from Mr Duggan's body

3:02pm Tuesday 8th October 2013

A man convicted of giving Mark Duggan a gun on the day he was killed has denied doing so.

Mark Duggan 'seemed normal' moments before shooting

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

1:30pm Friday 4th October 2013

Mark Duggan's brother told a jury that he "seemed normal" just moments before he died. 

Gun carried by Mark Duggan found behind wall

Haringey Independent: The police firearms commander can be seen standing under the tree with his arm outstretched pointing to where he claims to have found the gun

2:22pm Wednesday 2nd October 2013

A firearms commander found the gun allegedly carried by Mark Duggan “about two metres away from his body”, an inquest heard.

'Officers failed to make obvious decision to prevent death of Mark Duggan'

Haringey Independent: The scene of the shooting

2:54pm Tuesday 24th September 2013

Officers failed to make an “obvious decision” which could have prevented the death of Mark Duggan, according to his family's lawyer.

Mark Duggan 'among most violent men in Europe'

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

5:38pm Monday 23rd September 2013

Mark Duggan was an “increasingly active” member of the “most violent gang in Europe”, a jury heard today.

Mark Duggan jury taken to scene of shooting

Haringey Independent: Coroner Keith Cutler and the jury for the Mark Duggan inquest at Ferry Lane in Tottenham

1:30pm Friday 20th September 2013

The jury in the inquest into the death of Mark Duggan visited the scene where he was shot dead by police officers.

Mark Duggan inquest: 'Gun found 20ft from body'

Haringey Independent: The gun Mark Duggan was alleged to be carrying was found more than 20m from his body

2:02pm Tuesday 17th September 2013

A gun - allegedly carried by Mark Duggan at the time of his death - was found 20 to 30 metres from his body, a jury heard today.

Jury to decide if Mark Duggan shooting was 'lawful or unlawful'

Haringey Independent: Mark Duggan is believed to be the 29-year-old man shot dead by police.

5:04pm Monday 16th September 2013

The judge heading the inquest into the shooting of Mark Duggan told the jury they are to decide whether he “was killed lawfully or unlawfully”.

Mark Duggan inquest begins

9:27am Monday 16th September 2013

A two-month inquest into the shooting of Mark Duggan by armed police in Tottenham will begin this morning.

Inquest team 'doing 'everything' to establish truth over Mark Duggan shooting

Haringey Independent: Judge Keith Cutler described Mark Duggan's death at the hands of armed police as a 'great tragedy'

4:53pm Monday 9th September 2013

A judge overseeing the inquest into the death of Mark Duggan at the hands of armed police says he is doing all he can to establish the truth about the “great tragedy”.

Gun sold to Mark Duggan 'might have been seized days earlier'

Haringey Independent: Mark Duggan is believed to be the 29-year-old man shot dead by police.

2:16pm Monday 9th September 2013

A handgun at the centre of the fatal shooting of Mark Duggan by armed police could have been seized by officers days earlier, it was claimed today.

Final hearing before Mark Duggan inquest

11:29am Monday 9th September 2013

A final pre-inquest hearing into the shooting of Mark Duggan by armed police in Tottenham takes place this morning.






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