'Kettling' at the TUC march in London
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Police 'focus too much on kettling', says Liberty

Senior police officers focused too much on the potential use of "kettling" during the TUC march against government spending cuts in London last month, human rights campaigners have said.

A review by 120 legal observers from Liberty said the containment tactic was "under near constant consideration" when potential trouble spots emerged.

Danny Shaw reports.

  • 18 Apr 2011
  • From the section UK
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