One insider describes her as a formidable negotiator with great attention to detail - someone who, perhaps surprisingly, "cares more about the little people than the big ones".
Proposed new guidance on undercover police operations has for the first time stipulated that sexual relations are unacceptable and cannot be authorised unless in extreme situations.
Tomorrow the Spycops public inquiry will address whether the state has a duty to reveal to all parents if their dead child's identity was taken and used in the name of undercover policing.
Five children whose mother was shot and crippled by police in 1985 are to receive substantial damages in compensation from the Metropolitan Police, Channel 4 News can reveal.
A 14 year old boy in a girl's body, with multiple mental health problems, was found dead in one of the most expensive mental health care establishments in the country.
Grave allegations, basic democratic freedoms undermined, deceitful relationships, profound questions of racial equality - at last the public inquiry into undercover policing is underway.
"..the most serious failings concerned the way in which allegations of torture were managed." It's the most critical observation by the borders and immigration chief inspector. For David Bolt's repo
A letter obtained by Channel 4 News raises a number of serious questions about just how Abu Rumaysah, real name Siddhartha Dahr, managed to flee the country a day after he was released on bail.