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Officers "pleaded" with vigil crowd to disperse says Met deputy

Officers only moved in to issue FPNs after attempts to disperse crowd at bandstand failed says Sir Stephen House.

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Date - 17th March 2021
By - Gary Mason
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Experienced public order-trained officers spent 45 minutes pleading with people to disperse from the bandstand area at the Clapham Common vigil to Sarah Everard, the Met Deputy Commissioner has said. Sir Stephen House said that only after that...
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