Special case hearing to be held in public

Name of officer: PC Daniel Targett

Currently based at: SW-CU

Date of the hearing: 8 to 11 November 2021

Time: 9.30am

Venue of hearing: International Dispute Resolution Centre, 1 Paternoster Ln, London EC4M 7BQ

The conduct that is the subject matter of the case and how that conduct is alleged to amount to misconduct or gross misconduct as the case may be, as set out in the notice given in accordance with Regulation 30:

It is alleged that on 1 May 2020 PC Targett conducted a stop and search on a member of the public and used his Taser twice on the restrained male, a matter considered to be an excessive use of force.

It is alleged that in doing so the following Standards of Professional Behaviour have been breached:

  • use of force
  • authority, respect and courtesy
  • duties and responsibilities
  • discreditable conduct

The matter set out above is alleged to amount to gross misconduct in that it is so serious as to justify dismissal.

Please note: that the hearing will be held at International Dispute Resolution Centre

The identity of victims/witnesses will be protected during the hearing as appropriate.

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