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Police Liaison Officers – Intelligence gathering, self-policing and the dangers of talking to the police | Netpol
This article explores the continuing controversy over the use of Police Liaison Officers, or Protest Liaison Officers as they are alternatively known, in relation to their role in the arrest of 182 cyclists participating in the Critical Mass bike ride of July 2012. We all know Police Liaison Officers (PLOs): their baby blue bibs, their …