Police Officer guilty of gross misconduct after moonlighting as an undertaker while on sick leave

27th July 2020

A Police Officer resigned after an investigation found he had been working for a funeral company while off sick from work at South Wales Police. In June 2020 a Police misconduct hearing heard how P.C. Phillip Smallcombe was signed off sick from his duties as a Police Officer but led the funeral cortege for hearses […]

Police Officer called detainee a ‘useless c**t’ and threw him to the ground

25th July 2020

A Police disciplinary hearing has heard how P.C. Jonathan Reynolds assaulted a detainee pushing the handcuffed male to the floor outside a Police Station before taking him into the custody suite. During the incident the Officer called the male a “useless c**t”.  After further shoving him into the corner of a wall the Officer told […]

Compensation due for victims of former Sunderland GP jailed for voyeurism

24th July 2020

In 2018 former Sunderland GP Thair Altaii was found guilty of three voyeurism offences having covertly filmed patients during medical consultations. Thair Altaii worked at Redhouse Medical Centre in Sunderland between 2005 and 2014. It was in the summer of 2014 that a patient of Redhouse Medical Centre raised concerns that she believed she had […]

Police Officer tells male “I’ll lock you up… We’ll make something up… Who are they going to believe?”

23rd July 2020

On 18 June 2020 video footage emerged online of an incident involving Police speaking to males in Accrington.  The incident occurred on 17 April 2020. During an exchange between one of the males and a Police Officer the male protested stating he had done nothing wrong.  The Officer responded stating “I’ll lock you up…we’ll make […]