Dispersal order granted following reported ‘unlicensed rave’ in Hackney
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Police have received additional powers to disperse crowds after an alleged unlicensed rave in Hackney.
A dispersal order was put in place around E5, Upper Clapton, from 4pm on June 6 until 4pm today (June 8).
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It was granted under Section 34 of the Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014, following reports of an unlicensed music event.