Former Police officer 2287 Christopher Lings Misconduct Hearing

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Former Officer 2287 Christopher Lings of Humberside Police

Standards of professional behavior that have allegedly been breached

  • Conduct

Circumstances of Alleged Breaches

It is alleged that former PC Lings breached the Standards of Professional Behaviour in that:

1. On 16th March 2020, he was at the home address of PC A where he:

a) Made comments that were personal, derogatory and of a sexual nature aimed towards PC A.

b) Subjected PC A to unwanted touching. In particular he:

Placed his hand on PC A’s leg and moved his hand towards the top of her leg and crotch area;
Pushed her onto the bed;
Lay on top of her;
Kissed her face and neck; and/or
Touched her over her clothing.
2. On 20th December 2019, whilst present in a hotel room in Lincoln following his Patrol’s Christmas party, he subjected PC B to unwanted touching. In particular he:

Pushed her backwards onto the bed; and/or
Lay on top of her.

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