Edward Stourton looks at policing across Europe. In this first programme, he considers the methods employed in Britain, Sweden and Italy to contain anti-capitalist riots. Are protesters' rights the same throughout the EU and, if not, what is going wrong in the Union?
Edward Stourton looks at policing across Europe. In this last programme, he looks at the ownership of handguns in Austria. Despite Dunblane-style killings, adults still have the right to own two guns. So how was a ban avoided, and are there any useful lessons for Britain?
Edward Stourton looks at policing across Europe. In the second programme, he considers varying approaches to controlling prostitution. Might Sweden have something to teach us, with its laws governing clients and not prostitutes?