The documentary airs at 10:35pm on Monday 21st May on Channel 4.
What’s it about?
The show follows the officers of the Greater Manchester police force as they tackle the front lines of hate crime and racial abuse, responding to hundreds of reports a month.
There’s distressing phone footage of young men hurling insults at passers-by, in addition to clips of callers to local radio stations, demanding that Muslims be deported or interned. We follow the police officers as they deal with assaults and an Oldham mosque set alight.
The documentary, directed by Will Jessop, also features interviews with leaders of the local community, as they attempt to heal the divides.