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Bristol 'Kill the bill' protest turns violent as police officers injured

Telegraph, 22 Mar 2021
Police officers have sustained broken bones and vehicles have been set alight after a 'Kill the bill' protest turned violent.

Rioters attempted to storm a police station in the centre of the city in a lockdown protest against plans to give officers more powers.

Police officers suffered broken bones, while fireworks and missiles were thrown at them by masked demonstrators. Protesters smashed the windows of New Bridewell police station in the centre of Bristol and set fire to marked police vans amid violent clashes.

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