Anorak | Rubberband Gate: Leicester Police Bully Schoolboy To Tears

Rubberband Gate: Leicester Police Bully Schoolboy To Tears

by | 6th, November 2013


“THEY knocked on the door at 7.05pm, asking for my 12-year-old son  and asked him, ‘Do you know why we are here?’: says Angela Brightwell. “My son looked completely bemused and absolutely terrified.”

Police told the lad that flicking a rubber band at another child was “bullying” and “not acceptable”.”I am very angry,” she said. Angela adds:

“I cannot believe the police would investigate something like this. Even if the other boy had a mark I still can’t believe they would investigate. I want to know why the police were investigating a 12-year-old boy on a Saturday evening. I cannot get over it really. My son is not a bully. I’m really shocked.”

She recalls the events of

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