Outcome of Former Officer Accelerated Misconduct Hearing

Date    
14 September 2021

Time    
12.00hrs

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

Former Officer     
PC 20732 Simmons 

Conduct that gave rise to breaches
On 16 May 2021, PC Simmons was arrested for driving whilst under the influence of alcohol.
On 28 July 2021, PC Simmons appeared before Staffordshire Magistrates where upon a guilty plea, was convicted of driving a motor vehicle with excess alcohol contrary to section 5(1)(a) of the Road Traffic Act 1988.

Standards of Professional Behaviour breached    
Discreditable Conduct

Finding    
Proven - Gross Misconduct

Outcome    
Would have been dismissed

Chair    
Chief Constable Thompson

View the Chair's report.

Outcome of Accelerated Misconduct Hearing – Former Officer

Date     
7 September 2021
 

Time    
16.00hrs
 

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

Former Officer    
PC 8462 Baggott
 

Conduct that gave rise to Breaches
Between the period of 18th May 2017 and 26th January 2021, whilst on and off duty, PC Baggott accessed West Midlands Police systems and researched sensitive information which was not relevant to their policing duties and was not for a legitimate or policing purpose.
 

Standards of Professional Behaviour Breached    
Honesty and Integrity
Confidentiality
Authority Respect & Courtesy
Discreditable Conduct
 

Finding    
Gross Misconduct 
 

Outcome    
Would have been dismissed 
 

Chair    
Chief Constable Thompson

Read the Chief Constable's report.

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