February 23, 2023 10.11 am This story is over 9 months old

Sleaford police officer faces misconduct hearing over ‘use of force’

The hearing is expected last three days

A misconduct hearing is to be held between Wednesday 1 March and Friday 3 March (inclusive) for PC 1112 Ian Brown.

It is alleged that PC Brown breached the following standards of professional behaviour:

  • Use of force
  • Discreditable conduct

PC Brown is stationed at Sleaford.

It is alleged that on 24 July 2019 the officer breached the standards of professional behaviour in respect of his use of force against a member of the public.

It is alleged that these actions were not necessary, proportionate or reasonable and that the officers’ actions had the potential to undermine public confidence.

The conduct, if proved, amounts to gross misconduct.

Find out about misconduct hearings and how to attend

Hearing details

Officer name: PC 1112 Brown

Date: 1 – 3 March 2023 (inclusive)

Time: 10 am (Please arrive by 9.30 am)

Location: Grantham Police Station, Swingbridge Road, NG31 7XT

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