scene of disorder

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It soon became clear why: 13 officers from four forces used exactly that phrase, when setting out a scene of disorder sufficient to turn any small misconduct into the offence of riot.
It soon became clear why: 13 officers from four forces used that exact phrase, when setting out a scene of disorder sufficient to turn any small misconduct into the offence of riot.
The force believe the fans pose an "active risk" - meaning they are often spotted hanging around the scene of disorder inside and outside grounds.