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West Midlands officer's use of force "appropriate", says IOPC

An Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) investigation has found the use of force by a West Midlands officer against a man was "reasonable and proportionate".

A still from the video of the incident

A still from the video of the incident

Date - 10th June 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
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The IOPC began their investigation after a voluntary referral from the force in February last year, after video footage of a man being repeatedly hit over the head by with a can of incapitant spray during an arrest in Sandwell circulated...
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