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Officer Lied About Phone Crime

Police constable who made up theft so he could make insurance claim is found guilty of fraud.

Officer Lied About Phone Crime

Date - 15th September 2012
By - Cliff Caswell - Police Oracle
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A police officer could now face jail after falsely claiming his mobile phone had been stolen so he could make an insurance claim. PC Gareth Beard (35) claimed his mobile phone was stolen from a McDonald’s restaurant in Croydon – even...
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