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Fed highlights lenient sentences despite best evidence in court

Federation and an MP have called for mandatory sentencing for officer assault cases after riot shield arrest of man carrying knives.

Convicted: Daniel Bellamy jailed for two years for multiple offences

Convicted: Daniel Bellamy jailed for two years for multiple offences

Date - 13th March 2020
By - Chris Smith
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The leader of West Yorkshire Police Federation told Police Oracle that officers were “sick and tired” of providing evidence of assaults on officers but end up with courts passing lenient sentences. It followed the conviction of a Daniel...
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