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Offensive weapon arrests halved as police up screening arch use with stop and search

But 30 officers still hurt with more than 350 people detained during Notting Hill carnival.

Smiles behind the hurt: Policing Notting Hill Carnival 2019

Smiles behind the hurt: Policing Notting Hill Carnival 2019

Date - 27th August 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
Extra stop and search powers allied to increased numbers of screening arches appear to have paid dividends as offensive weapon offences halved at the bank holiday Notting Hill Carnival compared to last year. The Met Police said it was...
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