The August Riots

Aug 15, 2011 on BBC One at 8:30 PM


John Sweeney reports on the recent civil unrest in London and other major cities, which has led to tens of millions of pounds' worth of damage, dozens of injured policemen and widescale looting by gangs of youths rampaging through the streets. The pr... (more)ogramme tells the full story of the riots and asks why a generation has turned to violence

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