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Patel calls on police to review protest powers in wake of XR action

The Home Secretary has urged the police to review the powers they have to deal with major protests such as Extinction Rebellion.

Patel calls on police to review protest powers in wake of XR action

Date - 8th September 2020
By - Chris Smith
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Priti Patel used her speech to the Police Superintendents Association, which was delivered by video link, to condemn the climate change protestors after their latest action. Ms Patel said she was considering if new powers were needed to stop...
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