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IOPC admits death in custody case went on 'far too long'

Proceedings withdrawn against detention officers seven years after incident.

Thomas Orchard died in hospital seven days after being arrested

Thomas Orchard died in hospital seven days after being arrested

Date - 25th October 2019
By - Gary Mason
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The Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) has admitted that ‘it has taken far too long’ to deal with a death in custody case involving four Devon and Cornwall police officers and two civilian detention officers. The IOPC also...
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