Met to launch smaller spit hood pilot scheme

Met to launch smaller spit hood pilot scheme
 

The Metropolitan Police is taking views on the use of hoods to stop arrested people spitting or biting.
It is to consult organisations across north-east London ahead of a planned pilot scheme in the new year.
Spit hoods will be tried out in five London boroughs: Newham, Redbridge, Waltham Forest, Barking and Dagenham and Havering.
A planned trial across all 32 London boroughs was abandoned in September when the new London mayor intervened.
The Met said the new consultation would be open until 5 December.
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17 November 2016 in Regional, Views: 56
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