UK police chided for heavy-handed response

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UK police chided for heavy-handed response
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From a ban on shops selling Easter eggs to flying drones to spot people defying self-isolation guidelines, police measures to control the spread of the coronavirus have upset some Britons living in a nationwide lockdown.

Some feel the police actions are heavy-handed and applied inconsistently. One retired judge suggested Britain was turning into a police state, although other countries from Spain to Vietnam have applied more draconian measures.

New regulations brought in last Thursday give police the power to issue instant 30-pound ($37) fines to...


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UK police chided for heavy-handed response


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