Stop The Scan

The Stop The Scan logo, a brown fingerprint behind bar graphics
#StopTheScandal

In 2018, West Yorkshire Police ran a pilot of Home Office-funded mobile fingerprint scanners linked to immigration databases. Shortly afterwards, the initiative was rolled out nationally as another strand of the Hostile Environment, turning the UK police into a border force and further endangering members of Black and Brown communities.

Racial Justice Network initiated resistance action, in conjunction with Yorkshire Resists.

Find out more and get involved, using the #StopTheScandal hashtag.