0161 Festival news: Covid19 Legislation and police conduct – 0161 Festival
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Read up on your rights during this time and what the police is doing hand in hand with the government.
"In an attempt to justify the actions of the police, they are using the excuse “the legislation was vague”. If that’s the case, why did the police elect to over reach their powers, infringe civil and legal rights, act outside of the law, impose powers they did not have, rather than approach with caution and common sense?"
It is interesting to see the College of Policing, which sets professional standards, and the National Police Chiefs Council (NPCC), and tells officers both what they can do and what police leaders would prefer them to refrain from doing, have been forced to intervene following widespread public conc…