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Officer who twice punched handcuffed detainee being restrained by four colleagues in final written warning

Gross misconduct ruling but officer 'clearly provoked' by violent man, hearing told.

Officer who twice punched handcuffed detainee being restrained by four colleagues in final written warning

Date - 2nd July 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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An officer who was injured when a “violent” detainee kicked him in the groin retaliated by punching the restrained man twice in the face, a disciplinary panel heard. The blows were exchanged while PC Gary Hamilton was helping to escort...
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