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Two forces issue their first protection orders to combat stalking

New Stalking Protection Order powers introduced in January but only "handful of forces" were ready to implement them straight away.

Two forces issue their first protection orders to combat stalking

Date - 30th April 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
The legislation was brought in on 20 January this year and allows courts to impose civil orders that enforce conditions on those suspected of stalking. Sussex Police was the first force to issue an SPO just hours after the new police powers came...
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