Public Services students took part in a live Public Order Riot Training exercise for West Yorkshire Police which tested how they would react in real life riot situations.
Public Services students played the role of offenders which provided a rare insight into the principles of interventions when dealing with offenders and the practice of control and restraint techniques.
Joshua Nowland, 16, of Elsecar, Barnsley, said: “We were put into a role play…
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