Keyword: boxer

French 'yellow vest' boxer jailed for beating riot police

Former professional boxer Christophe Dettinger, 37, who was filmed on January 5th throwing punches and kicking riot police officers during a 'yellow vest' protest in Paris against falling standards of living, has been sentenced to 30 months in jail, with 18 months suspended, in a court ruling that angered police unions.

Rival campaigns set up for French police and detained ex-boxer

Online campaigns began after former professional boxer handed himself in to police after he was filmed punching officers during protest in Paris.