BNP Boss Arrested On Race Charge

Sky News | Tuesday, 14 December 2004

The leader of the British National Party has been arrested following a TV documentary exposing the extent of racism in the organisation. Nick Griffin, 45, was arrested on suspicion of incitement to commit racial hatred as part of an investigation into the BBC programme Secret Agent.Father-of-four Griffin has been chairman of the BNP since 1999. A BNP spokesman said: "At... Read more

70-year-old bailed in BNP probe

| Monday, 13 December 2004

A tenth man arrested as part of an inquiry spurred by a TV programme about the British National Party has been released on bail, police say. The 70-year-old, from Brighton, was arrested on Sunday night on suspicion of incitement to commit racial hatred. In July, BBC documentary The Secret Agent featured covertly-filmed footage of BNP activists. Five men from Bradford... Read more