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Mentally-ill man lost fingertips in cell toilet incident, hearing told

'Once officers started to use force they seemed to be on an escalator going to the next level to the next to the next'.

Incident scene: Colchester police station

Incident scene: Colchester police station

Date - 7th May 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Months after a mentally-ill man lost three fingertips when five officers allegedly moved him from a custody suite toilet, jokes were still doing the rounds depicting the incident using jelly sweets and Halloween rubber toys, a disciplinary panel...
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