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Eleven officers attacked over one weekend and hundreds detained

Force in 'one arrest per assault' using new powers with tougher sentencing guidelines.

Officer assaults: 435 charged by Kent Police since November

Officer assaults: 435 charged by Kent Police since November

Date - 2nd July 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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A force which suffered 11 individual assaults on officers in a “weekend of abuse” has promised zero tolerance on attackers after prosecuting hundreds of people under tougher new sentencing legislation introduced six months ago. Kent...
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