In the Herald today:
NICOLA Sturgeon has been urged to intervene on “heavy-handed and highly disproportionate” policing at COP26. Environmental groups hit out at “an atmosphere of fear and intimidation”, with a “disproportionately high” number of officers deployed and “intrusive police surveillance”.https://www.heraldscotland.com/politics/19695554.sturgeon-urged-intervene-heavy-handed-cop26-policing/
I’m sure there has been some. Among the 10 000 bussed in from all over the UK, there will have been those ‘trained’ to deal with riots but Scotland’s police chief made it clear that upholding human rights was central to their values and that the heavy-handed form favoured by Douglas Ross in his ‘zero tolerance’ call was not welcome here:
We’ve seen clear evidence of heavy-handed policing form recent events in England:
If there has been anything like that above, wouldn’t we have seen the images?
I’ve searched but can only find heavy-handed rioters in George Square.
And this guy: