Category Archives: Police Officer Sacked

PC jailed for 3 years for sex on duty

A police officer who had oral sex with vulnerable women while on duty has been jailed for three years. Pc Adam Rushton, branded “a disgrace to the police service” on conviction last month, was sentenced at Birmingham Crown Court today for five counts of misconduct. The 37-year-old, of Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, was also found guilty of… Continue Reading

Corrupt cop jailed

A corrupt policewoman has been jailed for 22 months after seizing CCTV footage of a street bust-up to be used as a “tool to blackmail” Liverpool footballer Steven Gerrard. Helen Jones, 32, a former Pc with Merseyside Police, obtained the footage by “flashing her warrant card” to the manageress of a bank. The incident involved… Continue Reading

Disgraced top cop pays back £23,000

Cleveland Police which was suing its former chief constable for £500,000 has settled out of court for less than 5% of the figure, it has emerged. The force was trying to claw back salary and bonuses it believed Sean Price was wrongly paid across a number of years before he was sacked for gross misconduct… Continue Reading

Scores of police officers disciplined

Eighty police officers responsible for guarding royals, the Prime Minister and senior politicians have been punished for misconduct in the last five years. The new figures, obtained from the Metropolitan Police through a Freedom of Information request by the Guardian, show 54 officers and six staff from the SO6 diplomatic protection squad have been disciplined… Continue Reading

Cop sacked for gross misconduct

A police officer based at Buckingham has been sacked following an “inappropriate relationship” with a domestic abuse victim, his force has announced. Pc Richard Davis was dismissed from Thames Valley Police for gross misconduct with immediate effect following a hearing. The force said a number of breaches were proven against Mr Davis, who until the… Continue Reading

Punching Cop Sacked

A policeman who punched a suspected shoplifter in the head before pinning her to the ground in Regent Street has been dismissed from the force. Pc James Kiddie, 46, was convicted of common assault and handed a community service order in February after lashing out at Sarah Reed at the Uniqlo clothing store in Regent… Continue Reading

Thieving Scam Cop Faces Jail

A former police community support officer from south-east London who stole thousands of pounds by tricking departing air passengers into thinking they were carrying too much cash could be facing jail. Alexis Scott approached travellers as they were about to go through the final gate at Gatwick in Sussex and asked how much money they… Continue Reading

Sex cop spared jail

A Pc who sent sexually inappropriate texts and Facebook messages to a woman he met in his capacity as a serving officer walked free from court today. Intelligence officer Pc Simon Abell was handed a six-month sentence, suspended for one year, at Nottingham Crown Court after pleading guilty to misconduct in a public office at… Continue Reading

Three homophobic bullying cops sacked

Three police officers have been sacked for “deeply offensive” sexism and homophobia following a disciplinary hearing. Det Sgt Mark Hall, Det Con Andy Holt, and Pc Colin Campbell were dismissed by Hampshire police after it received complaints from colleagues of “bullying and inappropriate behaviour”. The officers, all based at Havant, were referred to the Independent… Continue Reading

Plebgate Cop Sacked

A police constable who was on duty in Downing Street has been sacked over leaks to the press linked to the Plebgate row, Scotland Yard said. Gillian Weatherley was found to have breached standards of professional behaviour in relation to honesty and integrity; orders and instructions; confidentiality; discreditable conduct and challenging and reporting improper conduct… Continue Reading