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Nine in ten conviction rate for emergency worker assaults law

Spitting is often involved and nine in 10 assaults were against police officers.

Nine in ten conviction rate for emergency worker assaults law

Date - 13th February 2020
By - Police Oracle
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The conviction rate for assaults against 999 first responders under legislation introduced two years ago is 90% according to the Government.   The Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Act 2018 doubled the previous maximum sentence for...
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