2nd October 2018

On 14 September 2018 Stephen Light received a 2 and a ½ year jail sentence for unlawfully wounding another man.  The incident occurred in Workington in April 2018 and arose from a family neighbour dispute.  Stephen Light who was a Sergeant at Northumbria Police, but off duty at the time of the incident, was found guilty at an earlier Court hearing of the assault.  He was dismissed in September 2018 by Northumbria Police having been a Police Officer for more than 20 years.