Just four prosecutions follow hundreds of assaults and threats to EA waste officers

EXCLUSIVE: Environment Agency waste enforcement officers have been assaulted or threatened more than 300 times over the past five years, the body has disclosed to ENDS. But only four prosecutions have been made

Environment Agency officer
The Environment Agency has stepped up its response to the threat of violence by issuing body cameras to officers

Environment Agency waste enforcement officers have been assaulted or threatened more than 300 times over the past five years, the body has disclosed to ENDS. But only four prosecutions have been made.

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