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6 September 2017

Campaigners call for closing of immigration removal centre after G4S guards were filmed allegedly “choking”, mocking & abusing detainees

Author: Lizzie Dearden, Independent (UK)

... Activists have called a demonstration outside the Home Office on Wednesday, where they will highlight Mr Bigzad’s case, call for Brook House and all other immigration removal centres to be shut down, and for G4S to be stripped of its government...

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6 September 2017

Detainees 'mocked and abused' at immigration centre

Author: BBC

G4S has suspended nine members of staff from an immigration removal centre near Gatwick Airport, following a BBC Panorama undercover investigation. The programme says it has covert footage recorded at Brook House showing officers "mocking, abusing and...

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6 September 2017

G4S boss responds to staff abuse allegations

Author: BBC News

The managing director of G4S has responded to allegations that his staff abused people in an immigration removal centre at Gatwick Airport. ...

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6 September 2017

G4S bosses 'warned' of poor detention centre staff culture

Author: BBC

A top manager at security company G4S has said he warned his bosses three years ago about the "poor culture" at an immigration detention centre where 10 employees have now been suspended... G4S says it investigates all complaints and whistle-blowing...

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6 September 2017

Head of scandal-hit immigration centre ran jail where children were abused

Author: Eric Allison & Simon Hattenstone, Guardian (UK)

The director of an immigration removal centre where allegations of brutality and racism were exposed by the BBC’s Panorama programme had previously been in charge of a children’s prison where abuse was rife....

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6 September 2017

UK: BBC undercover investigation reveals abuses at G4S immigration removal centre; company suspends 9 staff

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15 June 2017
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Author: AFP

« Australie: les migrants détenus à Manus obtiennent un dédommagement », 14 juin 2017...

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15 June 2017

G4S, Broadspectrum & Wilson Security settle class action suit by refugees detained on Manus Island

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NGO rejoinder
13 June 2017

LPHR's statement on G4's reponse dated 31 May 2017

Author: Lawyers for Palestinian Human Rights

The G4S response to our statement dated 23 May 2017 is appallingly and regrettably deceptive. For a company that claims to "takes it human rights responsibilities seriously", it is shocking that it has chosen to repeat the misleading public framing...

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31 May 2017

G4S' response to LPHR's statement on ommission of findings of adverse human rights abuses in their 2017 CSR report

Author: G4S

G4S replied to our invitation to respond to LPHR’s statement dated 23 May 2017, published ahead of the company’s AGM. G4S notes that the findings from the UK NCP’s final statement on LPHR’s complaint were covered in their 2015 and 2016 CSR reports....

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