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Misconduct hearings

Since 1 May 2015 police misconduct and special case hearings have been held in public in accordance with new national legislation. The change was introduced to increase transparency, accountability and public confidence.

Details of upcoming misconduct hearings, including attendance details are published on this page.


18 – 20 April 2017




West Midlands Police Headquarters,
Lloyd House,
Colmore Circus Queensway,
B4 6NQ (Sat Nav B4 6AT)



Standards of Professional Behaviour breached

Discreditable Conduct
Authority, Respect and Courtesy
Use of Force
Duties and Responsibilities

Conduct that gave rise to breaches

Gross Misconduct

Whilst on duty the officer is alleged to have assaulted a member of the public who was under arrest by punching him to the face.

Legally Qualified Chair

Stephen Chappell

Conditions placed by Chair

In accordance with the Police (Conduct) Amendment Regulations 2015 the Legally Qualified Chair appointed from a list maintained by the Police and Crime Commissioner. This appointment is independent of West Midlands Police.

In accordance with the regulations the outcome will also be published.

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