A police officer who threatened to “make something up” in order to arrest Adam Kidger during an encounter in Accrington last which was captured on film will not face a gross misconduct hearing it has been revealed
The IOPC said “Our investigation into an incident in Coach Road, Accrington involving an altercation between a Lancashire police officer and a member of the public is now complete.
“We have referred our findings to Lancashire Police, who agree that one of the officers we investigated has a case to answer for misconduct.
We found there was no case to answer for another officer we investigated.
“A misconduct meeting will be scheduled by the force in due course.”
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