Met police expecting more riots next year

01 Dec

Sounds like we’re in for rough 2012.


” Scotland Yard is training extra officers to use rubber bullets after a review of the summer riots exposed a string of failures by officers.

As part of a review of “alternative tactics”, options for the use of water cannon and baton rounds have been considered. The report added: “The MPS has increased the number of officers trained to deploy with baton gun teams so that teams can be deployed more flexibly if and when required.” “


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