The Special Case Hearing of former PC Alan Rowlands concluded on Friday, 28 February.
On Thursday, 22 August 2019 former PC Rowlands was subject to a with cause drugs test. After laboratory screening, the test indicated the presence of controlled drugs.
The Chair found the allegation of Discreditable Conduct, Fitness for Duty, Duties and Responsibilities were proven as gross misconduct.
Had PC Rowlands still been a serving officer, he would have been dismissed without notice.
Former PC Rowlands retired on 28 September 2019.