Undercover police officer Andy Coles (2nd from left) on a march to the US airbase at Fairford, 16 March 1991

Third Woman Sexually Targeted by Andy Coles Speaks Out

A third woman who was sexually targeted by undercover police officer Andy Coles has responded to his recent denial of his abuse of women and his caricaturing of those he spied upon. Emily Johns, like ‘Joy‘, rejected Coles’ advances. She was involved in a peace campaign that Coles infiltrated – an element of his deployment that he’s failed to mention, seemingly because it doesn’t fit … Continue reading Third Woman Sexually Targeted by Andy Coles Speaks Out

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Another Woman Targeted by Andy Coles: Joy Speaks Out

Andy Coles is now well known for grooming a vulnerable teenager known as Jessica into a sexual relationship whilst he was an undercover police officer in the early 1990s. However, she was far from the only woman he targeted. He was renowned for cornering women, most of whom fended him off. Emily Johns was in a peace campaign called Active Resistance to the Roots of … Continue reading Another Woman Targeted by Andy Coles: Joy Speaks Out

Victims walk out of Undercover Policing Inquiry hearing, 21 March 2018

Jessica Responds to Andy Coles’ Denial of His Abuse

‘Jessica’ was a vulnerable 19 year old in 1992 when undercover police officer Andy Coles groomed her into a sexual relationship. After his exposure last year, he made no public comment at all. Last month the public inquiry into ‘spycops’ confirmed that Coles was an officer in the Special Demonstration Squad, a disgraced political secret police unit, and that he wrote their Tradecraft Manual. He … Continue reading Jessica Responds to Andy Coles’ Denial of His Abuse

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Coles Doubles Down Denials as Legal Action Looms

As we covered last week, after nine months of silence former undercover police officer Andy Coles finally pulled his head out of the sand but only to admit what the Undercover Policing Inquiry had published about him. He said he denied the ‘lurid claims’ made by Jessica, a teenager he groomed into a sexual realtionship. Jessica’s lawyers, already representing her in a case against the … Continue reading Coles Doubles Down Denials as Legal Action Looms