Revealed: Fans have made more than 200 official complaints about policing at football matches

Revealed: Fans have made more than 200 official complaints about policing at football matches
 

More than 200 complaints have been made by the public about policing at football matches over the last five seasons, an investigation has revealed.
The complaints - laid bare by a Freedom of Information request - include accusations that fans were thrown over railings, hit with batons, and targeted with incapacitant sprays.
Fans have also claimed police officers failed to respond to crushes, and committed racial abuse.
The data shows that at least 233 complaints were made against police officers on duty at football games during the 2013/14 to 2017/18 seasons.
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18 January 2019 in Regional East, Views: 6
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