The force tweeted: “Due to recent reports of anti-social behaviour we have implemented a section 35 Dispersal Zone in the #City until 7am 04/07/21. Anyone involved will be directed by officers to leave the #City, and may be arrested for not doing so.”
Police have confirmed this is due to reports of anti-social and not directly linked to the England v Ukraine Euro 2020 game.
Section 35 orders derive from the 2014 Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014.
It grants police heightened, temporary powers to disperse and people, and confiscate items from those gathering in certain areas.
More to follow…
Author: Steven Brown
Read more here >>> Daily Express :: UK Feed