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Police in North Rhine-Westphalia will be equipped with spittoons nationwide in 2019

30 October 2018 Dusseldorf Germany: More than 900 police officers were spit during operations in NRW last year. The spitting attacks against the officials are not only disgusting, but also dangerous to health. Minister of the Interior Herbert Reul (CDU) has therefore today decided that the police in North Rhine-Westphalia will be equipped with spittoons … Continue reading Police in North Rhine-Westphalia will be equipped with spittoons nationwide in 2019

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Police officers rushed to A&E after being spat at

Two officers from Tower Hamlets were taken to St Thomas’s Hospital by blue light in emergency vehicles yesterday evening after they were spat at by a man they believe has an infectious disease. The incident comes just four days after the Shadow Home Secretary, the MP for next door’s Hackney North and Stoke Newington, tweeted … Continue reading Police officers rushed to A&E after being spat at

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People who spit on police officers could face jail

SCUM who spit at our cops would be put behind bars for up to 14 years under tough new laws to crack down on the “filthy attacks”. And there would be mandatory testing of offenders for infectious diseases. It comes as shock new figures reveal more than 1000 police officers are “exposed to bodily fluids” … Continue reading People who spit on police officers could face jail

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