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PC Monk jailed for eight years

Judge tells PC Monk his sentence "must reflect the importance of maintaining public confidence in our police" as he is jailed for eight years for the manslaughter of Dalian Atkinson.

West Mercia Police constable Benjamin Monk who has been jailed for eight years at Birmingham Crown Court for the manslaughter of ex-footballer Dalian Atkinson

West Mercia Police constable Benjamin Monk who has been jailed for eight years at Birmingham Crown Court for the manslaughter of ex-footballer Dalian Atkinson

Date - 29th June 2021
By - Chloe Livadeas
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The West Mercia Police officer guilty of the manslaughter of Dalian Atkinson has been jailed for eight years. On 23 June the jury at Birmingham Crown Court found him not guilty of murder but convicted him of the alternative charge of unlawful act...
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