Cost of policing fracking protests in Sussex revealed

The cost of policing anti-fracking demonstrations in Balcombe nearly £4million

Sussex Police reveal anti-fracking protest cost

The final cost of policing the anti-fracking demonstrations in Balcombe has been disclosed as nearly £4 million pounds.

The figure revealed by Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne, including standard police salaries stands at £3.985 million.

She has submitted an application to the Home Office to recover the cost of the policing operation.