Police Misconduct Appeal – Ex PC Barry Searle-Dighton
Date: Wednesday 11 April 2018
Venue: City Hall, The Queen's Walk, London, SE1 2AA
Ex PC Barry Searle-Dighton appeal against the findings and sanction made under the Police Conduct Regulations 2012.
Findings made under the 2012 Conduct Regulations:
Whilst on duty in plain clothes, the officer used excessive force on a member of the public at the scene of an incident.
Standards of Professional Behaviour breached:
The panel found that Ex PC Barry Searle-Dighton breached the Standards of Professional Behaviour, in particular those paragraphs relating to:
- Use of Force
- Discreditable Conduct
Outcome following misconduct hearing
Dismissal without notice.
The Appeal was adjourned.