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Over 300 prosecutions for COVID-19 ESW assaults last month

There were 313 prosecutions for COVID-19 related emergency worker assaults in the month of April.

DPP Max Hill QC

DPP Max Hill QC

Date - 23rd May 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said these attacks followed a "typical pattern" of police officers and other emergency workers being coughed at and spat on by members of the public claiming to have Covid-19. A total of 442 suspects...
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