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Misconduct Hearing (Determination of Outcome following a finding of Gross Misconduct)

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Misconduct Hearing (Determination of Outcome following a finding of Gross Misconduct)


09 July 2020




West Midlands Police Headquarters, Lloyd House, Colmore Circus Queensway, Birmingham, B4 6NQ (Sat Nav B4 6AT)

Standards of Professional Behaviour breached
Equality and Diversity, Authority, Respect & Courtesy, Discreditable Conduct

Conduct that gave rise to breaches

Officer A breached the Standards of Professional Behaviour by making racist comments, criticising and insulting colleagues, and doing those things in such a way that the public’s confidence in policing would be undermined.

Legally Qualified Chair 

Ms Andrea Pitt

Conditions placed by Chair

A maximum of two members of the public (including media) will be allowed to listen to the hearing, as the it is taking place remotely.

The Chair may direct that the public should be excluded from parts of the hearing, if necessary, should any sensitive matters require to be discussed in private.

As a strict condition of entry, all members of the public and press together with any bags will be subject to a security search as a condition of entry. You will also be required to produce photographic identification.  

Please do not bring any large bags with you. Sharp objects or blades will not be permitted. West Midlands Police will retain the authority to seize any article found during a search which may cause harm to any person. Upon completion of the search process you will be permitted access to the hearing room.

If at any time you wish to leave the hearing room you may do so but you will be asked to submit to a further search in order to re-enter the hearing room.

In accordance with the regulations the outcome will also be published.

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