Football Cops Episode 2 (Channel 4, Monday, 10 June 2024)

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The second episode of Football Cops takes viewers behind the scenes of the dedicated officers working to ensure safety in British football. The episode airs on Channel 4 on Monday, 10 June 2024, at 10:00 PM.

DFO Paul from Scunthorpe is on a mission to identify and apprehend an individual who threw a flare into the stands, injuring an 11-year-old. At the Walsall vs. Crewe game, DFO Macca faces the challenge of preventing a potential clash between two groups of aggressive fans. In Ipswich, DFO Roly and his team navigate a tricky situation as they attempt to escort the team bus through a jubilant crowd, with pyrotechnics creating a volatile atmosphere.

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Across the episode we see the officers’ efforts to maintain order and protect both fans and players. In Scunthorpe, after the game, DFO Paul deals with rival fans attempting to instigate a violent confrontation on a nearby housing estate.

The series focuses on the critical work of Dedicated Football Officers (DFOs) and their commitment to eradicating violence from the sport. Each officer navigates unique challenges, from identifying dangerous individuals to diffusing tense situations and ensuring the safe passage of teams and supporters.

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Football Cops Episode 2 airs on Channel 4, Monday, 10 June 2024, at 10:00 PM.

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