In the Media

Extremists 'intimidate huntsmen at home'

PUBLISHED May 19, 2005

Anti-hunt extremists have adopted the tactics of animal rights extremists and visited the homes of suspected illegal huntsmen in an attempt to intimidate them, a leading police chief said yesterday.

The number of incidents had so far been "mercifully very little", Nigel Yeo, the Assistant Chief Constable of Sussex, said.