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Police call for new powers to deal with protests

Review of tactics will reveal policing and protest has moved on and legislation should follow suit, MPs told.

Face of protest: A climate change supporter removed from Waterloo Bridge, London

Face of protest: A climate change supporter removed from Waterloo Bridge, London

Date - 25th April 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Changes are needed to “outdated” laws to deal with protests such as those around Brexit and climate change as policing assembles the biggest ever peacetime reserve of riot-trained officers, MPs have been warned. The 10,000 ready at 24...
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