Cleveland

Former chief constable to face gross misconduct proceedings

he former chief constable of Cleveland Police is to face gross misconduct proceedings, the police watchdog has said. Mike Veale, who led a controversial inquiry into sexual allegations against the late prime minister Sir Edward Heath when he was in charge of Wiltshire Police is accused of breaching “standards of professional behaviour” during his time […] […]

Cleveland

Cleveland Police inspector Jonathan Stansmore found guilty of gross misconduct and sacked without notice

A police inspector accused of treating a work conference as a “drinking expedition” has been found guilty of gross misconduct. And following the two-week disciplinary hearing, Inspector Jonathan Stansmore was sacked without notice. As reported, Mr Stansmore missed most of a National Cyber Protect Conference which he had travelled to in Cardiff in September 2019. […] […]