Keyword: Champigny-sur-Marne

'Savage' attack on police station near Paris sparks calls for action

Two police officers were on a cigarette break outside the station in Champigny-sur-Marne when the assailants armed with fireworks and metal rods suddenly converged on them shortly before midnight.

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Sixteen arrested over New Year's Eve mob attack on police

French police on Tuesday arrested 16 people, including two women,  over their suspected involvement in an attack on two officers attempting to disperse an unauthorised wharehouse party in a Paris suburb last December 31st, when video published on social media showed a policewoman being kicked by a mob after she fell to the ground.

'Cowardly lynching' of police officers in France on New Year's Eve

Attack took place in Champigny-sur-Marne, south-east of central Paris, as officers tried to clear a crowd from a New Year's Eve party.