Arrests made after reports that bottles were thrown at police and protesters sprayed with pepper
Violence erupted again between protesters and police in Bristol on Friday evening as more than a thousand protesters gathered for a third ‘kill the bill’ protest in a week.
Dozens of people have been involved in skirmishes with police as officers wearing helmets and holding shields marched into the crowd after 10 a.m. on orders to disperse the crowd under a “traffic violation.” Covid legislation ”.
More than a thousand people gathered in the city center earlier in the evening to protest the government’s proposed police, crime, sentencing and courts bill.
Hundreds of people sat on the street near Bridewell Police Station, at the center of the riots on Sunday evening and Monday morning.
Source: Hundreds of people sit outside Bristol Police Station to protest Bill | UK News | The Guardian
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