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  • A bill calling for tougher sentences for those who assault police officers and other emergency service workers won cross-party support in the House of Commons yesterday. The Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Private Members’ Bill, presented by Chris Bryant, the MP for Rhonda, will now go forward for a second reading on 20 October.

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  • Two West Midlands Police officers assaulted by a man who spat blood in their mouths and faces have helped launch the national ‘Protect The Protectors’ campaign. Coventry based PCs Alan O’Shea and Mike Bruce will share details of the assault and the impact it had on them when they attend Parliament today (7 February). The ‘Protect The Protectors’ campaign is being organised by the Police Federation of England and Wales in response to a growing number of attacks on police officers.

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