The Metropolitan Police Federation chairman has called for more government guidance on enforcing the changes to lockdown restrictions.
Ken Marsh warned that issuing fines was not the most effective way of ensuring compliance with coronavirus lockdown rules.
Ken Marsh told talkRADIO that he found criticism of the police approach “quite bizarre”, claiming “all we’re trying to do is save lives”.
Ken Marsh has denied that officers are checking that shopping bags contain only “essential items” amid the coronavirus lockdown.
Met Police Federation chairman Ken Marsh told talkRADIO that if people are not “sensible”, officers will enforce new powers to arrest them.
Two police officers have been accused of dangerous driving and misconduct after crashing while responding to the Streatham terror attack.
Metropolitan Police Federation chairman Ken Marsh says it is not normal and not acceptable for police officers to be attacked
Tomorrow night London will put on their fireworks display in celebration of the New Year