About This Source - Channel 4 News
Channel 4 News is the news programme from UK Channel 4 television. Channel 4 is a British public-service free-to-air television network headquartered in Leeds, United Kingdom. The channel was established in 1982 to provide a fourth television service to the United Kingdom in addition to the licence-funded BBC One and BBC Two, and the single commercial broadcasting network ITV.
Recent from Channel 4 News:
Yesterday, South Yorkshire Police lost its Chief Constable when David Crompton resigned. Now the force faces a class action lawsuit from the families of the Hillsborough disaster victims, angry at what they say was a “widespread police cover up”.
With trust in the force shattered by a series of scandals over the last three decades, there’s speculation it may be disbanded entirely.
Our Chief Correspondent, Alex Thomson, has spent the day in Sheffield, to see what the people who pay for the force think.