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West Yorkshire PC under criminal investigation over arrest

A West Yorkshire Police officer is subject to a criminal and gross misconduct investigation by the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) over his arrest of a man in Halifax in August.

West Yorkshire PC under criminal investigation over arrest

Date - 9th September 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
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Video footage showing part of the arrest in Spring Hall Lane on 16 August was shared widely on social media and shows the man being restrained on the ground by officers. The officer can be heard saying: “Chill out or I’ll choke you out....
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