Despite the ban on November 11, several thousand people passed through the streets of Warsaw. There were, among others to set fire to one of the apartments with a flare and clashes between hooligans and compact units the police at the de Gaulle roundabout and near the National Stadium. 35 officers were injured.
There were riots during the illegal march on November 11. There are also objections to the actions of the police
As the spokesman of the Warsaw Police Headquarters later reported. Sylwester Marczak, over 300 people were arrested during the illegal march. In 270 cases, the detained were released immediately after performing the procedure. 260 people were punished with fines. There were 40 criminal events.
– We are talking about violation of inviolability, theft, insulting a policeman, possession drugs or participation in a gathering. We secured over 100 pyrotechnic products, a stun gun and telescopic batons. We have also secured the weapon, which will be analyzed by an expert – reported Marczak.
Even during the illegal march of nationalists, recordings of policemen beating journalists with clubs began to appear on social media – such incidents took place, for example, at the station Warsaw Stadium. A stun grenade was also thrown at media representatives and tear gas was used against them. On the other hand, at the de Gaulle roundabout, the photojournalist of Tygodnik Solidarność was hit with a rubber bullet in the face. The policemen emphasize that their actions were a reaction to attacks by hooligans, who they threw stones and flares at the officers.
RMF FM: The prosecution will investigate the behavior of policemen during the illegal march on November 11
Controversy surrounding police action is expected to investigate now prosecutors Office. As determined by RMF FM radio, at the request of the police that provided the relevant documentation, investigators are to make the so-called legal and criminal assessment of officers’ behavior. It will depend on the opinion of the prosecutors whether an investigation into the abuse of powers will be initiated against the police.
It depends on the opinion of the institution whether an investigation into the violation of uniformed powers will be initiated.
At the same time, internal control is ongoing within the Warsaw Police Headquarters itself. According to radio findings, the police have a problem with identifying the officers wearing helmets who took part in securing the march. “This is because the members of the unit sent there do not confess to anything” – informs RMF FM.