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Officers spat at and repeatedly punched on 'Black Eye Friday'

Cleveland police saw four officers assaulted, 31 arrests made and over 300 emergency calls received on 'Black Eye Friday', one of the busiest nights of the year for policing.

Cleveland Officer injured in one of Friday night's assaults

Cleveland Officer injured in one of Friday night's assaults

Date - 23rd December 2019
By - Chloe Livadeas
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The last Friday for Christmas, also known as 'Black Friday' or 'Mad Friday', is a taxing night for forces. Cleveland Police experienced a particularly high number of assaults on officers, arrests and 999 calls.  Four...
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