Officer convicted of common assault

PC used excessive force to apprehend shoplifter, force says.

Officer convicted of common assault

Date - 21st February 2014
By - Jack Sommers - Police Oracle
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A Metropolitan Police officer has been convicted of common assault over the level of force he used to arrest a shoplifter. PC James Kiddie (44), based in Westminster Borough, was called to a shop in Regent Street to reports that a shoplifter had...
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