Mercury (Hobart, Australia) – POLICE plan to deploy undercover officers during the Boxing Day cricket Test in a bid to stamp out drunken behaviour.

Summary

  • POLICE plan to deploy undercover officers during the Boxing Day cricket Test in a bid to stamp out drunken behaviour.
  • The AFL season was marred by violent brawls breaking out inside stadiums and Victoria Police is determined to avoid a repeat of the mayhem at the Australia v India Test at the MCG.
  • Victoria Police command has also moved to reassure people that there is no known threat to the high-profile Boxing Day event, following a recent terror attack in Bourke St and counter-terrorism arrests last month.

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