Matt Hancock

UK Police Will Fine Britons Leaving Tier 4 Without Excuse

The National Police Chiefs’ Council has said that it will instruct forces to fine people trying to leave Tier 4 areas of England; however, the Police Federation has said officers have no power to stop travellers to check if they are making “unlawful” Christmas visits.

A police officer wearing a protective face covering to combat the spread of the coronavirus, looks on as protesters gather for a "Memorial March" in central Newcastle-upon-Tyne, in north-east England on December 19, 2020, to unite against restrictions imposed to combat the spread of the coronavirus. - British Prime Minister …