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Judge praises officers who were doused in petrol during disorder

Temporary superintendent tells court 'we could have gone up like Roman Candles'.

Temporary Supt Baldwin said 'it was one of those days when I thought I might not get home'

Temporary Supt Baldwin said 'it was one of those days when I thought I might not get home'

Date - 8th November 2019
By - Police Oracle
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A judge has praised eight Essex officers who were doused in petrol in an attempt to prevent them making an arrest during disorder which broke out after they tried to detain a youth riding a stolen motorbike. Judge Samantha Cohen said it must have...
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