France’s constitutional court rejects proposed law limiting filming of police officers

France’s constitutional court rejects proposed law limiting filming of police officers

France's top constitutional authority said on Thursday it had rejected a key article of a new security law that could see prosecutions of people who publish photos or film footage of police officers.

Police send reinforcements to Paris suburbs after deadly gang brawls

Police send reinforcements to Paris suburbs after deadly gang brawls

France begins consultation on increasing public confidence in police

France begins consultation on increasing public confidence in police

France’s police threatened with lawsuit by human rights groups over ‘racist’ identity checks

France’s police threatened with lawsuit by human rights groups over ‘racist’ identity checks

INTERVIEW: A French Black Bloc rioter explains reasons for protest violence

INTERVIEW: A French Black Bloc rioter explains reasons for protest violence

French police unions call for ‘total blockage’ over Macron’s plan to tackle discrimination

French police unions call for ‘total blockage’ over Macron’s plan to tackle discrimination

ANALYSIS: How did France’s relationship with its own police get so bad?

ANALYSIS: How did France’s relationship with its own police get so bad?

French government to rewrite controversial Article 24 of security bill

French government to rewrite controversial Article 24 of security bill

Four French police officers charged over beating of black music producer as Macron calls emergency summit

Four French police officers charged over beating of black music producer as Macron calls emergency summit

Protests in France: Interior minister condemns violence after 62 police officers injured

Protests in France: Interior minister condemns violence after 62 police officers injured

UPDATE: Thousands protest across France against police violence

UPDATE: Thousands protest across France against police violence

UPDATE: French government under increasing pressure over video of French police beating music producer

UPDATE: French government under increasing pressure over video of French police beating music producer

Macron says police violence ‘shames us’ as officers are detained for beating music producer

Macron says police violence ‘shames us’ as officers are detained for beating music producer

Protests over security law as France reels from police violence

Protests over security law as France reels from police violence

France’s interior minister orders suspension of police caught on camera beating music producer

France’s interior minister orders suspension of police caught on camera beating music producer

Do the French police really use only ‘legitimate violence’?

Do the French police really use only ‘legitimate violence’?

Macron promises extra night work allowance for French police

Macron promises extra night work allowance for French police

Four Paris police officers questioned over death of man after chokehold arrest

Four Paris police officers questioned over death of man after chokehold arrest

Guns, Chechens and reprisal raids – what is going on in Dijon?

Guns, Chechens and reprisal raids – what is going on in Dijon?

OPINION: Are French police racist? Yes, some of them

OPINION: Are French police racist? Yes, some of them

Thousands gather in France calling for action on claims of police racism and brutality

Thousands gather in France calling for action on claims of police racism and brutality

ANALYSIS: Is France really ‘colour-blind’ or just blind to racism?

ANALYSIS: Is France really ‘colour-blind’ or just blind to racism?

French police watchdog received 1,500 complaints against officers as protests continue

French police watchdog received 1,500 complaints against officers as protests continue

French police fire tear gas at protest in Lille over police violence

French police fire tear gas at protest in Lille over police violence

French-Algerian actress causes storm with comments about ‘systemic racism’ in French police

French-Algerian actress causes storm with comments about ‘systemic racism’ in French police

Gangs of Paris: The problem of youth violence in the French capital

Gangs of Paris: The problem of youth violence in the French capital

France tells Eta disarmament must be ‘unconditional’

France tells Eta disarmament must be ‘unconditional’

Teens charged over southern France school shooting

Teens charged over southern France school shooting

French police tackle night of violence on Halloween

French police tackle night of violence on Halloween

French woman ‘tortured her abusive ex-husband’

French woman ‘tortured her abusive ex-husband’

Two injured in shooting at French migrant camp

Two injured in shooting at French migrant camp

France holds 43 Russians over Marseille violence

France holds 43 Russians over Marseille violence

French police appear unprepared for hooligan threat

French police appear unprepared for hooligan threat

VIDEO: Outrage after French police humiliate amputee

VIDEO: Outrage after French police humiliate amputee

Are sex attackers in Paris really 34, jobless and foreign?

Are sex attackers in Paris really 34, jobless and foreign?

French teen stabbed to death for ‘dirty look’

French teen stabbed to death for ‘dirty look’

Angry French taxi drivers ‘attack’ Uber user

Angry French taxi drivers ‘attack’ Uber user

French teacher stabbed to death by pupil’s mum

French teacher stabbed to death by pupil’s mum

Picture shows brutally beaten Roma teen

Picture shows brutally beaten Roma teen

Roma teen fights for life after vigilante attack

Roma teen fights for life after vigilante attack

Violence on rise across France, but not Marseille

Violence on rise across France, but not Marseille

Hollande: Make peace quickly in Ukraine

Hollande: Make peace quickly in Ukraine

French rock star killer makes comeback gaffe

French rock star killer makes comeback gaffe

The gangster’s wife who lived to tell her tale

The gangster’s wife who lived to tell her tale

Three charged over slaying of Corsica lawyer

Three charged over slaying of Corsica lawyer

Mayor of crime-ridden Marseille slams Paris

Mayor of crime-ridden Marseille slams Paris

Two dead in Marseille after ‘gangland’ shooting

Two dead in Marseille after ‘gangland’ shooting

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Priest beats up fellow cleric in street brawl

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Girls beaten by teen gang over ‘love rivalry’

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Man shot dead at Riviera Halloween party

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Armed men chase boy onto school property

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Former UMP minister denies wife-beating

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Amiens in riot clear-up as France asks ‘why?’

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Hollande vows to fight the riots

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Violent riots in Amiens leave 16 officers injured

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Girl hurt as women’s football match turns to brawl

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Man dies of heart attack during police check

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Dati’s brother jailed for beating ex-girlfriend

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Thirteen firemen detained in gang rape inquiry

Crazy crow harasses French cleaning lady

Crazy crow harasses French cleaning lady

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Police brutality row after man dies in custody

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16-year-old pupil held over teacher stabbing

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Two injured after carnival machete attack

Father tries to set 23-year-old daughter alight

Father tries to set 23-year-old daughter alight

Man ‘severed love rival’s penis with razorblade’

Man ‘severed love rival’s penis with razorblade’

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Christians throw dog poo at theatre director

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84-year-old granny chases off burglar

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French worried about jobs – not terrorism

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Pregnant woman pushed from car on motorway

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Ten injured in nightclub shooting

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Gay soldier: I was exluded after being raped

Migrants armed with sticks hold up truck driver in Calais

Migrants armed with sticks hold up truck driver in Calais

Hundreds arrested at Paris gay marriage rally

Hundreds arrested at Paris gay marriage rally

Mayor gunned down in Europe’s ‘murder capital’

Mayor gunned down in Europe’s ‘murder capital’

Police up security amid ‘homophobic’ attacks

Police up security amid ‘homophobic’ attacks

Gunpowder sent to head of French parliament

Gunpowder sent to head of French parliament

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Man ‘happy’ as beer fight leads to mum-in-law ban

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Travel agent murdered in her shop

Pupil dies after school stabbing

Pupil dies after school stabbing