Revealed: The links between Hillsborough and South Yorkshire Police’s 1984 Orgreave ‘cover-up’ – Yorkshire Post

Calls for a new inquiry into the 1984 Battle of Orgreave were growing tonight after previously censored documents revealed links between an alleged cover-up carried out by senior South Yorkshire Police officers at the time and the force’s actions five years later at Hillsborough.

Source: Revealed: The links between Hillsborough and South Yorkshire Police’s 1984 Orgreave ‘cover-up’ – Yorkshire Post

“Last summer, the IPCC said it would “not be in the public interest” to launch a full investigation into claims police used excessive force against miners, had their statements manipulated and gave false evidence in court to justify spurious criminal charges.”

Not in the public interest? It is if you want to know the truth.

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