Park one of safest grounds in country
Home Office figures reveal low level of arrests at Brentford FC's ground.
good news for Brentford FC today as new Home Office figures revealed that
they were near the bottom of the table - for arrests.
arrests were made at Griffin Park last season. Nine Brentford fans were
arrested at away games. By contrast, a total of 53 QPR fans were arrested
figures reveal a 19% increase in arrests for all grounds last season,
with much of the trouble occuring at high-profile games. By contrast,
80% of all games in Division 2 saw just one or no arrests.
officials welcomed the figures. "With just four arrests at
nearly 30 games, there's no doubt that Griffin Park is a great place
to spend an afternoon" said club director John McGlashan .
we have a zero-tolerance policy here, and we'll continue working with
police to ensure that Brentford remains trouble-free".
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