Family of man who died after police restraint ‘outraged’ over collapse of misconduct hearing

THE mother of a man who died after being restrained under the Mental Health Act said that the family is “outraged” over the collapse of the misconduct hearing against six police officerstoday.

Leon Briggs died in hospital aged 39 in November 2013 after he was restrained by police. 

Six Bedfordshire officers — who were paid a total of £1 million in wages while suspended — were due to face a misconduct hearing.

Allegations against one were dismissed last...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-02-21 20:08
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