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Yes a police report for bar manager having a drink with patrons on the premises and a duty manager was working whule still in process of getting her certificate

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Yes the police was called to the premises because a young man came in drunk and dissorderly and was causing havoc. police didnt arrive until 2 hours later

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It may be useful because the police are pretty tough on the licensee and the manager in this sort of case. The penalties can include suspension of the licence and problems with renewal so these need to be handled carefully
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