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New 'stinger' net to protect crowds from terror attacks

Met deploys new kit for the first time.

The new 'Talon' system in action at Whitehall on Sunday

The new 'Talon' system in action at Whitehall on Sunday

Date - 12th September 2017
By - Press Association
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Scotland Yard has unveiled a new spiked, vehicle-stopping net designed to stop vans and lorries targeting crowds in terror attacks. The piece of kit, known as Talon, can be deployed by two officers in less than a minute and can stop a vehicle...
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