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Officer 'feared for his life' in machete murder bid

Sergeant said the threat level was the worst in a two-decades career, court hears.

Attempted murder trial: The High Court in Glasgow

Attempted murder trial: The High Court in Glasgow

Date - 2nd May 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
A police officer feared for his life when a man swung at him with a machete and narrowly missed his back, a court heard. Sergeant Brian Simpson said he had never experienced a threat like it in nearly 20 years’ service as the assailant ran at...
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