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Officer found guilty of assaulting detainee

Sergeant was sentenced this week.

Officer found guilty of assaulting detainee

Date - 13th April 2018
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
A custody sergeant has been found guilty of assault for punching a man in a cell. Sgt Paul Coughlan, serving Kent Police, pleaded not guilty to the charge but was convicted at Maidstone Magistrates Court on Tuesday. He received a 120 hour...
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