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Met says public order kit and tactics for demos were 'proportionate'

Force responds to officer criticism by saying uniformed officers were backed up by specialist public order units.

The  Met says the vast majority of demonstrators during the day were peaceful

The Met says the vast majority of demonstrators during the day were peaceful

Date - 9th June 2020
By - Gary Mason
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The Met has responded to Federation criticisms of the public order tactics used during the Black Lives Matter demonstrations last weekend by saying it was not ‘necessary or proportionate’ for all officers to be given full public order...
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