Donald Trump's UK visit cost police 'almost £18m'

Donald Trump's four-day visit to the UK in July cost police almost £18m, the National Police Chiefs' Council (NPCC) has revealed.

Thousands of officers were deployed to cover the presidential visit in what was the largest mobilisation since the London riots of 2011, with Mr Trump swinging by four different force areas over the course of his stay.

Several protests also took place across the country, which required their own policing.

NPCC chair Sara Thornton said: "Nearly...
source: The Sky News

2018-10-11 11:35
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