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Officer cleared of close-range Taser assault now facing gross misconduct hearing

Watchdog says despite not guilty court verdict, PC has 'case to answer'.

Taser use: Under scrutiny

Taser use: Under scrutiny

Date - 8th April 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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An officer cleared of assault for shooting a workman in the head with a Taser from a few feet away still faces a fight to save his police career. Police Constable Jonathon Hillier told Birmingham Crown Court he had acted reasonably and lawfully...
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