MPs oppose police plans to use water cannon to quell public disorder – The Guardian

Posted December 19th, 2011 in news, police, public order by tracey

“MPs have come down firmly against the police employing water cannon or plastic bullets to quell any future repeat of the August riots. The Commons home affairs committee say in a report on Monday that their use in the summer would have been an indiscriminate and dangerous way of further inflaming the situation.”

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The Guardian, 19th December 2011