Water cannon 'fills gap in policing tactics'

ACPO president claims use of proportionate force will not damage community confidence and fills gap in "police armour".

Water cannon 'fills gap in policing tactics'

Date - 5th February 2014
By - Jasmin McDermott - Police Oracle
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The availability of water cannon would plug a gap in public order tactics and would be a more satisfactory option than deploying other potentially lethal weapons during serious disorder, the Association of Chief...
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