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Officer 'discredited' force after assaulting teenage boy during arrest

Actions of head-kicking PC amounted to gross misconduct, panel rules.

Misconduct hearing: West Mercia officer Laura Lawson, who has been based with Warwickshire since 2013

Misconduct hearing: West Mercia officer Laura Lawson, who has been based with Warwickshire since 2013

Date - 16th May 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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An officer who twice kicked a teenage boy in the head as she arrested him has been thrown out of the service. Police Constable Laura Lawson was found to have used unreasonable force while detaining the 17-year-old and two other people following a...
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