Jermaine Baker Public Inquiry Commences

The public inquiry into the death of Jermaine Baker began yesterday at the International Dispute Resolution Centre on Fleet Street.

Jermaine Baker was shot by a Metropolitan Police officer on 11 December 2015 during a police operation relating to an attempt by Mr Baker and others to free a prisoner en route to Wood Green Crown Court.

The Inquiry Chairman is HH Clement Goldstone QC. Kate Blackwell QC acts as Counsel to the Inquiry instructed by Abigail Scholefield at FieldFisher.

The Inquiry Hearings will be live-streamed whilst the coronavirus restrictions remain in place.

The Guardian coverage can be found here.

BBC coverage can be found here.

ITV coverage can be found here.