NFPT - Budapest, Hungary [February 2020]
On 25 to 27 February 2020, a joint team of EPIC and UEFA representatives delivered a national football policing training event for the Hungarian Police.
Over 50 participants attended. The Football Policing practitioners (match commanders, spotters and riot police) present were drawn from across Hungary. There were also representatives from the Ministry of Sports, the Classification Committee and the Hungarian Football Federation (MSLZ).
The training followed a Pyrotechnic Masterclass in January 2019 and Joint Training in February 2019.
Following introductory remarks by Michael van Praag and David Bohannan the national situation in Hungary was outlined by Colonel Tibor Lakatos (the head of Hungarian Police Public Order Department).