West Yorkshire Police

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Misconduct Hearings

West Yorkshire Police will publish information about public misconduct or special case hearings here. 

Misconduct hearings deal with allegations of gross misconduct by Police Officers or Special Constables.

All misconduct or special case hearings should be held in public from 1st May 2015 in accordance with the new legislation to improve transparency and accountability and ensure public confidence. There may be certain circumstances when it will be necessary and appropriate for all or parts of a hearing to be held in private. The identity of victims/witnesses will be protected during the hearing as appropriate.

Conditions of entry for the Public and Press attending a Public Misconduct Hearing (PDF).

 

Forthcoming Misconduct Hearings:

Please check back for updates on forthcoming hearings.

PC 631 Andrew Jones, Kirklees District, will attend at a misconduct hearing for breaching the standards of professional behaviour in relation to Discreditable Conduct.

It is alleged that the officer, whilst off duty, was arrested on suspicion of sexually touching a female. It is further alleged that the officer used foul and abusive language towards members of door staff, who had ejected him from the nightclub, and on police attendance made false allegations that door staff had assaulted him.

Date of Hearing - 10am on 21 – 24 August 2017 - closing date for applications is 4pm on 17 August 2017.

 


Misconduct Hearings - Attendance Online Application Form

Click here to complete the online Misconduct Hearings Attendance Online Application Form

 

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