Almost a thousand across the Humberside police force area were attacked over a 2 year period
Attacks on police officers in the force that serves North East Lincolnshire is worse than first revealed.
Yesterday, Humberside Fire and Rescue claimed over a two year period, just over two hundred and sixty offered were assaulted, while in the line of duty.
The Police force has now revealed the figures actually nearer a THOUSAND over that period, nearly four times higher.
The two teamed up with East Midlands Ambulance Service yesterday to launch a campaign against attacks on emergency workers.