Undercover Policing Inquiry

Getting to the truth of undercover policing and providing recommendations for the future

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Current status

Current status

The Inquiry’s opening statement hearings and Tranche 1 (Phase 1) evidence hearings took place from 2 November 2020 to 19 November 2020. The Tranche 1 (Phase 2) hearings took place from 21 April to 13 May 2021.

Recordings, transcripts and other associated publications can be found on the respective hearing day pages.

The Inquiry has now published nearly 3,000 evidential documents, which can be viewed on the ‘Published evidence’ page along with corresponding open grounds schedules.

The Tranche 1 (Phase 3) evidence hearings are due to start on 9 May 2022.

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Why is the Inquiry happening? What is a core participant? When and how are cover names published? Find the answers to these questions and more in the FAQs section.

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