HILLSBOROUGH TRAGEDY

  • Largest independent probe for Hillsborough tragedy October 12, 2012

    London: The largest independent probe into British police was launched on Friday to examine potential criminal actions by officers involved in the 1989 Hillsborough soccer disaster in which 96 spectators died after a crowd crush in the stadium. Serving and former officers, including those in senior positions, could face charges or...
  • Gerrard condemns Hillsborough disaster coverup September 12, 2012

    London: Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has condemned the officials who "abused their position and power" to cover up the truth about the wrongdoing that led to the death of 96 fans at Hillsborough stadium 23 years ago. Secret papers published on Wednesday showed that the police instructed officers to change statements...