Sir Steve House has said the officers behaved appropriately and has criticised the way they have faced “trial by social media”.
The television presenter was accused of racism over a tweet directed at an Indian football fan last night - but she has stood by her remark.
Labour MP Dawn Butler has accused police of racially profiling her after a vehicle she was travelling in was pulled over for questioning.
The Home Secretary urged Twitter to act more quickly against racism after Labour's David Lammy was subject to abuse on the platform.
Dame Cressida Dick apologised to Bianca Williams for the “distress” caused by a stop and search after police were accused of racism.
Former Metropolitan Police superintendent Leroy Logan said the black community often feel they are "over-policed and unprotected".
The Metropolitan Police has defended a stop and search incident after officers were accused of racism by Team GB sprinter Bianca Williams.
The Home Secretary has responded to claims she used her Indian heritage to cast doubt on black communities’ experience of racism.
Priti Patel defended Boris Johnson after rap artist Dave labelled him a “real racist” in his politically charged Brit Awards performance.
A 12-year-old boy was allegedly involved in racist chants at a match between Rangers and Celtic in December last year, according to police.
Number 10 has said "we must confront this vile behaviour" after another incident at a match between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea.
The PM has shown his support for the England football team after players were subjected to racist abuse during their match against Bulgaria.
Sociologist Dr Ashley Frawley says it is dangerous to judge people from mistakes they have made in the past, amid the emergence of photos of the Canadian PM wearing 'brownface'.
Mr Trudeau said he is “p****d off at himself” after a 2001 yearbook photo of him in 'brownface' emerged.
Two former soldiers have won a claim that the Ministry of Defence did not do enough to stop racial harassment that was "highly offensive".
Plans by the Home Office to put anti-knife messages on fried chicken boxes have been slammed as “embarrassing”, “offensive” and “racist”.
A man who sent an offensive email to Labour’s shadow minister for women and equalities has been jailed for 12 weeks.
House lawmakers have voted to denounce tweets by president Trump telling four congresswomen to "go back" to where they came from.
Nigel Evans said Boris Johnson’s criticism of Donald Trump for tweets aimed at four US congresswomen should not hurt any future trade deal.
A British Army officer described black people as “coloured” and questioned why he was not allowed to say the n-word.
Two black paratroopers claim to have suffered racial abuse from soldiers who "decorated their barracks with Nazi flags".
Media commentator Paul Connew has described Danny Baker’s tweet, in which he shared a photo of a monkey in response to the birth of a royal baby, as a “professional suicide note”.
The mother of a man who left abusive graffiti on a mosques in Preston has insisted he is "not a racist".
The supermarket chain was accused of racism after labelling its dark chocolate ducks 'ugly' on packaging.
A West Yorkshire headteacher has apologised after a staff member insisted on a ‘white British’ taxi driver for a student.
The sports star said the racial abuse suffered by footballers was "nothing like" what the average black person went through.
A police officer who was sacked for using racist language on a night out with colleagues has won an appeal against her dismissal.
A self-employed gardener who "would not say boo to a goose" cannot explain why he painted "no blacks" at the home of a man and his 10-year-old son, a court has heard.
Diane Abbott has said it was “offensive” for Amber Rudd to call her a “coloured woman”, after the work and pensions secretary used the phrase during an interview on Thursday.
The deputy chairman of the Conservative party has said it is “unfortunate that Diane-lovers” are focusing on Amber Rudd’s ‘coloured woman’ comment, when she was addressing the abuse the Labour MP receives.
talkRADIO’s Julia Hartley-Brewer has said Amber Rudd should not be called a “racist” after the Work and Pensions Secretary referred to Diane Abbott as a “coloured woman”.
The shadow chancellor revealed he was "shocked" when he heard Amber Rudd refer to Diane Abbott as a "coloured woman" in an interview today.
Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd has apologised to Diane Abbott after describing her as a "coloured woman".
A senior Conservative peer has called for an independent inquiry into "institutional Islamophobia" in the party.
A Conservative Party councillor has been suspended tonight after a Facebook group was found to contain messages supporting the setting on fire of black people and referring to Muslims as “ragheads”.
Jussie Smollett staged a racist and homophobic attack because he was unhappy about his salary and wanted to promote his career, Chicago's police superintendent has said.
A 54-year-old man has been charged for painting "no blacks" on the door of a flat belonging to a family from Africa.
A 54-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of racially aggravated criminal damage after “no blacks” was written on a door.
Police in Salford are investigating a hate crime where racist graffiti was spray-painted across the front door of a father and son's home.
Psychotherapist Philip Hodson claimed the actor Liam Neeson needed "six months in a reorientation facility" following his comments about wanting to kill a black person.
The actor has come under fire for comments he made during a press junket, in which he revealed he wanted to kill a "black b*****d" after someone close to him was raped by a black man.
The remains of six Holocaust victims murdered at Auschwitz have been buried as the Chief Rabbi urged an end to an "increase in anti-Semitism".
Channel 4’s former Head of Religion Aaqil Ahmed has said Religious Education lessons are important to stop the “vacuum of stupidity”, after it was revealed that parents are removing their children from the lessons.
The former Liverpool and England footballer said he would love to meet political activist Tommy Robinson to find out "why he feels the way he does".
Trevor Phillips told an audience that he did not believe 'racial violence' had increased since the Brexit vote
A Ryanair passenger who was filmed shouting abuse at an elderly woman has denied he is racist, blaming his outburst on a "fit of temper".
A man who filmed a viral ‘racist’ incident on a Ryanair flight said he chose not to intervene so that he could publicise what happened.
Karl Turner and David Lammy have criticised Ryanair for failing to remove a man who shouted racist abuse at a fellow passenger
The chair of the Black British Business Awards says the Serena Williams caricature features "racist iconography" that "can't be ignored"
The US network cancelled the show after she compared former Obama White House adviser Valerie Jarrett to an ape.
As 25th anniversary of teenager’s death approaches, murder investigation 'unlikely to progress'