Complaints

Police Misconduct Appeal – Ex DCS Darren Williams

Date: Thursday 28 January 2016
Time: 10:00am
Venue: British Transport Police Force HQ, 25 Camden Road, London, NW1 9LN

Tribunal information

The hearing will be heard part in private to receive medical evidence.

Allegations

The misconduct panel considered five allegations that DCS Williams had behaved in an inappropriate way towards female colleagues on four occasions and had failed to record a gift received. 

The misconduct panel found that the five allegations cumulatively amount to gross misconduct, and made it clear that on its own allegation five would amount to misconduct only.

The panel found that ex DCS Darren Williams breached the Standards of Professional Behaviour, in particular those paragraphs relating to:

  • Authority, Respect and Courtesy - three counts.
  • Discreditable Conduct - four counts.
  • Orders and Instructions - one count.

Ex DCS Darren Williams was dismissed without notice.

Outcome

The Appeal was dismissed.