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Jury fails to reach verdict over sergeant accused of rape

A jury has been unable to reach a verdict in the trial of a West Yorkshire Police Sergeant accused of raping a woman after a night out.

Sergeant Ben Lister

Sergeant Ben Lister

Date - 12th October 2021
By - Chloe Livadeas
Ben Lister, 36, was accused of sexually assaulting and raping a woman at a house in 2016, after they had both been drinking. He was charged in March this year and suspended from the force.  The week-long trial at Bradford Crown Court heard...
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