Andrew Mitchell Plebs

Downing Street Police Officers Will Not Face Charges Over 'Extreme Porn'

PA | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK

Three Downing Street police officers arrested on suspicion of accessing extreme hardcore pornography on their mobile phones will not face criminal cha...

No 10 Police Arrested Over 'Extreme Porn'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK

Three police officers from the unit in charge of protecting Downing Street have been arrested on suspicion of accessing hardcore pornography on their ...

'Plebgate' Officers To Challenge Investigation Into Their Conduct

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Three police officers are challenging the legality of an investigation into their conduct in the Plebgate affair, it has emerged. The Police Federa...

Plebgate: Your Definitive Guide

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 10.01.2014 | UK

As PC Keith Wallis pleads guilty to misconduct, Huffington Post UK looks back over the whole sorry Plebgate saga....

Police Officer Pleads Guilty Over Plebgate Row

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A police officer accused of falsely claiming to have witnessed the Plebgate row has pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey. Pc Keith Wallis, 53, of West ...

'This Could Rival Any Great Work Of Fiction'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK Politics

MPs have launched an brutal attack on police who are accused of stitching up former government minister Andrew Mitchell. The account given by Polic...

'He's Just Got To Deal With How We've Been Dealing With It'

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK

The unravelling of the plebgate case against a government minister could be "the best thing that ever happened" for young people, a charity has said. ...

Nothing To Do With Us, Gov

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK Politics

Don’t expect an apology from the police… even if they cost you your job. On Wednesday the three officers caught up in the so-called “pleb-gate...

Met Chief Says Sorry To Andrew Mitchell Over Plebgate

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK

Scotland Yard Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe has apologised to Tory former chief whip Andrew Mitchell if his confidence in the Plebgate police pr...

Fancy A New Bike?

PA | Posted 28.04.2013 | UK Politics

Former chief whip Andrew Mitchell's bicycle, which was at the centre of the "plebgate" row, is now for sale on eBay. Mitchell was riding the seven-...

'A Dishonest And Illicit Attempt To Blacken My Name'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.03.2013 | UK

Former cabinet minister Andrew Mitchell has waged war on the Metropolitan police, accusing it of trying to destroy his career. The former Chief Whi...

Could There Be A 'Plebgate' Prosecution?

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.03.2013 | UK

A file of evidence linked to the investigation into the "Plebgate" row has been passed to prosecutors, Scotland Yard said. The information was give...

A Comeback For Mitchell?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2013 | UK Politics

Andrew Mitchell, the former Tory chief whip at the heart of the "Plebgate affair", has hinted he could be set to make a political comeback as Britain'...

MPs Slam Cameron And Heywood Over 'Plebgate'

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Politics

Cabinet Secretary Sir Jeremy Heywood was sharply criticised by MPs on Monday for his botched investigation into former chief whip Andrew Mitchell's "p...

Hogan-Howe: 'Plebgate' Charges By End Of Month

PA | Posted 10.01.2013 | UK Politics

Criminal charges linked to the so-called Plebgate affair could be brought by the end of the month, Britain's most senior police officer said on Tuesda...

A 'Ruthless' Investigation Into 'Plebgate', Promises Top Cop

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.02.2013 | UK Politics

Britain's most senior police officer promised a "ruthless" investigation into an alleged conspiracy against a Cabinet minister "no matter where the tr...

A Deliberate Attempt To 'Toxify' Tories

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.12.2012 | UK Politics

Andrew Mitchell claimed he was the victim of a deliberate attempt to "toxify" the Tories and ruin his career amid mounting pressure on the police over...

Police Federation To Review Handling Of 'Plebgate'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.12.2012 | UK Politics

An independent review has been ordered by the body representing rank-and-file police officers into "issues" raised by its handling of the "plebgate" r...

Policing the Police

Sheila Lawlor | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK Politics
Sheila Lawlor

The Mitchell affair is without the tragic consequences that April 15, 1989 held for human life, but over twenty years on, it shows that the police are still not only placing themselves above the law, but also against it.

'This Dog Of A Coalition'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.10.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron faced some heavyweight criticism from Conservative grandee Lord Tebbit on Saturday night in the aftermath of Andrew Mitchell's resignati...

'Andrew Mitchell Has Reignited Pleb Row Himself!'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK Politics

Conservatives have accused Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell of "reigniting" the row over his alleged "pleb" outburst by denying swearing at police during Pr...

Andrew Mitchell Faces His First PMQs After Pleb-Gate

PA | Posted 17.10.2012 | UK Politics

Andrew Mitchell faces a fresh ordeal at the hands of Labour and Tory backbenchers today as he struggles to cling on to his job. The Chief Whip is s...

Charlie Lindlar

Andrew Mitchell To Meet Police Federation Over Rant

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK Politics

Andrew Mitchell will be asked to give a "face-to-face account" of his expletive-ridden row with Downing Street police when he meets members of the Wes...

Andrew Mitchell Says 'Pleb' Row 'Blown Out Of All Proportion' By Media

PA | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Politics

Chief whip Andrew Mitchell has risked inflaming the bitter row over his altercation with Downing Street police officers by again insisting that he did...

LOOK: 'Pleb' T-Shirts Now On Sale

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK Comedy

You've followed the story - now buy the T-shirt! Yes, Benjamin Franklin may have believed that the only things certain in this world were death and...