Keyword: Christophe Dettinger

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.