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Officer: I kept using baton because man would not release headlock hold

But Ombudsman sides with complainant struck 'four of five times'.

Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland: Force used hastily without issuing a warning

Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland: Force used hastily without issuing a warning

Date - 7th February 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
An officer reacted too hastily in repeatedly using a baton on a man who was trying to restrain his friend in a street fracas, investigators decided. The man said the Police Service of Northern Ireland officer struck him on the leg four or five...
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