Police Officer Sacked

Police Inspector sacked for inappropriate relationships

A police inspector has been sacked after a panel found him guilty of gross misconduct for having sex with vulnerable women, including a victim of hate crime and an offender who had been issued with a caution. Anthony Lumb – an officer with 27 years’ experience with Sussex police – was dismissed from the force […]

Trainee police officer loses job over vile racist language

A trainee police officer who used “vile” racist language at a Christmas work do will lose her job after a High Court judge ruled that dismissal was the only option. Katie Barratt referred to staff at the Spice of Punjab restaurant in Newcastle city centre as “f****** n****** and Pakis” at least five times during […]

Royal Met Cop Avoids Jail After Posing Online As 17 year Old Girl

A shamed royal police officer has avoided jail after he stole a dead woman’s pictures to pose online as a 17-year-old girl “for kicks”. Pc Adam Cox, 31, was working in Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection when he created an alter ego called Emily Whitehouse to exchange explicit chat with three men online. After being asked […]

Bullying Police Sergeant Sacked For Shooting at Colleagues

A “bullying” police officer who held a knife to an officer’s neck and snared a colleague with a dog catching pole has been sacked. Sergeant Michael Bromell of Thames Valley Police also shot at fellow officers with a BB gun and threatened to cut another officer’s hair with a knife. He was dismissed without notice […]

Cop sacked for standards breach at police college

A police special constable has been sacked after failing to pay for items from a training college canteen, his former force said. Adam Fanospour committed gross misconduct on a course at Sulhamstead Training College near Reading in January, Thames Valley Police said. Detective Chief Superintendent Tim De Meyer, head of the force’s professional standards department, […]

Cop sacked for dishonestly protecting her son who was out on licence

A Northamptonshire Pc has been sacked after failing to gather intelligence on her daughter’s drug-dealer boyfriend and acting dishonestly to protect her son. A Northamptonshire Police misconduct panel dismissed Pc Karen Clarke without notice after ruling that she withheld information, including a phone number, after her son’s car failed to stop for officers. Although the […]

“Face of the Force” Top Cop Sacked For Fraud

A senior police officer accused of mortgage fraud, once the face of the force, has been sacked. Chief Inspector John Buttress, 48, was dismissed for ‘gross misconduct’ following a week-long disciplinary hearing. He was accused of failing to tell his mortgage provider that he was using part of his north Wales farmhouse for holiday lets. The […]