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Officers' actions 'proportionate' in lockdown case says PIRC

Officers acted proportionately while arresting a man demanding methadone who deliberately injured himself in a police van triggering a Police Investigations and Review Commissioner inquiry.

Verdict: Commissioner Michelle Macleod said officers had been proportionate

Verdict: Commissioner Michelle Macleod said officers had been proportionate

Date - 27th May 2020
By - Chris Smith
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The PIRC investigation backed the officers for the way they dealt with a 32-year-old man during a confrontation in a Glasgow pharmacy on 8 May. Officers had been called to the premises after the man had threatened to shoot a member of the public...
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