Monthly Archives: September 2013

Keith attends Mark Duggan Inquest

Keith attended the inquest of Mark Duggan taking place at the Royal Courts of Justice. He heard evidence from police officers who were on duty at the scene.

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Keith visits Google for Anti-Extremist workshop

Keith visited the Google offices to discuss steps being taken to help the promotion of anti-extremist messages. He met with several anti-extremist organisations as well as Peter Baron, Google’s Director of Communications for Europe, Middle East and Africa. Keith also … Continue reading

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Keith meets with officers of the Police Service of Northern Ireland

Keith met with Jim Shannon MP and police officers at the Newtownards Police Station to discuss policing in Northern Ireland.

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Keith visits Northern Ireland

Keith went to Northern Ireland at the invitation of Ian Paisley MP to meet with Japan Tobacco International (JTI) to hear about illegal tobacco smuggling. The Home Affairs Select Committee is currently conducting an inquiry into this area of policy.

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Keith celebrates opening of Mellor Primary School

Keith joined in the celebrations for the official opening of Mellor Primary School in Belgrave, Leicester. Also present was Karen  Hammond, the Head  Teacher, Vi Demster the Assistant Mayor  for  Education  and City Mayor Peter Soulsby.

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Keith Chairs Labour Party Conference 2013

Keith Chaired a session of the Labour Party Conference in Brighton 2013 in his capacity as a Member of the National Executive Committee.

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Keith speaks in favour of an in/out referendum for the EU

At an event organised by the Electoral Reform Society and the Fabian Society, Keith spoke in favour of an in/out referendum for the European Union. Other speakers included Axelle Lemaire, a French Assembly Member for the Parti Socialiste and Peter Kellner, President of YouGov.

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Keith discusses threat of Cybecrime at Conference

Keith recently spoke at a meeting to discuss the effective prevention and policing of cybercrime. The threat of a cyber attack to the UK is so serious it is marked as a higher threat than a nuclear attack. Online criminals … Continue reading

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Keith speaks at Nacro fringe event at Conference

At an event organised by the UK’s largest crime reduction charity Nacro, Keith gave a speech on stopping re offending and reducing crime. Nacro has a team of 1,500 staff and volunteers providing services in 300 communities across the country, … Continue reading

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Keith speaks at roundtable meeting on private sector procurement

Keith recently spoke at an event organised by the Institute for Public Policy Research to discuss the use of and coordination of work across private, public and third sector organisations to help reduce crime levels. Attendees included Jon Shaw, Managing … Continue reading

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