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Officer found guilty of assault after grabbing man's dreadlocks

PC, who says he was under attack himself, waits on sentence over beating conviction.

Court hearing: Loughborough Magistrates' Court

Court hearing: Loughborough Magistrates' Court

Date - 10th April 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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An officer who had to fend off a detainee trying to headbutt and knee him has been found guilty of assault by beating after grabbing the man’s dreadlocks and pulling him from a patrol car. Now Nottinghamshire PC Matthew Thompson has an...
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