Broken/Trespassory assembly

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A Trespass to land is primarily a matter for the law of tort, not the police. However, under s.14A of the Public order act (1986), as inserted by the Criminal justice and public order act (1994), the police have the power to disrupt an assembly of people who are trespassing on someone else's land.