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Not a single person fined by police for breaching travel quarantine

24 days ago   |   By Metro

Travellers arriving in the UK were told they had to self isolate for two weeks from June 8
Police are yet to fine a single arrival into England or Wales for breaching quarantine rules.
Just 10 tickets were handed out to passengers for not wearing face coverings on public transport, according to new figures released by the National Police Chiefs' Council yesterday.
The data comes after new rules on self isolation were brought in for new UK arrivals - except a list of exemptions - was introduced on June 8, with anyone breaching the restrictions facing fines of up to £1,000. But quarantine...
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