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​Gross misconduct proven against former officer

News   •   Mar 09, 2020 12:36 GMT

The Special Case Hearing of former PC Tejinderpal Dhaliwal concluded on Friday 28 February.

On Wednesday 11 December 2019, PC Dhaliwal attended Barkingside Magistrates' Court and pleaded guilty and was convicted of Section 5 Road Traffic Act 1988 (Drink Drive). PC Dhaliwal was disqualified from driving for 16 months and received £550 in fines.

The Chair found the allegation of Discreditable Conduct proven as gross misconduct.

Had Tejinderpal Dhaliwal still been a serving officer, he would have been dismissed without notice.

Former PC Dhaliwal resigned on 30 January 2020.