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London( CNN) Drones filming couples as they stroll their dogs through the countryside. Drivers sent to court after being spotted on the road. A lawmaker admonished in public for falling in on his father’s 78 th birthday.
But in the United Kingdom, there is a unique growing concern around draconian tactics and overreach by police forces since Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced lockdown measures on March 23.
Police in the town of Warrington in northern England were blamed last weekend for issuing a citation to six people for a range of apparently minor acts. One recipient was “out for a drive due to boredom, ” the force said on Twitter Sunday , while a group of people from the same household were stopped by policemen for “going to the shops for non-essential items.”