Police Misconduct Appeal – Ex PC Vleit McNulty

Date: Thursday 11 February 2016
Time: 10:00am
Venue: Committee Room 2, City Hall, The Queen's Walk, London, SE1 2AA

Tribunal information

Ex PC Vleit McNulty appeal against the findings and outcome made under the Police Conduct Regulation of 2012.

Allegations

Finding made under the 2012 Conduct Regulations:

  1. Ex PC Vleit McNulty along with five other police officers took covert photographs of individuals without their knowledge or consent and posted those images into a forum thereby enabling comments to be made about them.
  2. Ex PC Vleit McNulty took one image of a female colleague covertly and without her permission and posted it on the forum

Standards of Professional Behaviour breached:

The panel found that Ex PC Vleit McNulty breached the Standards of Professional Behaviour, in particular those paragraphs relating to:

  • Discreditable Conduct - one count
  • Authority, Respect and Courtesy - one count

The misconduct panel found that the breaches were severe and amount to gross misconduct.  

Outcome following misconduct hearing

Ex PC Vleit McNulty was dismissed without notice

Outcome

The Appeal was dismissed.