Chief Superintendent Martin Misconduct Hearing Outcome

Outcome published Fri 11th Feb 2022, 20 working days after the hearing ended

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Officer

Standards of professional behavior that have allegedly been breached

  • Honesty and integrity
  • Authority, respect and courtesy
  • Equality and diversity
  • Orders and instructions
  • Duties and responsibilities
  • Fitness for work

Allegations Proven

  • Honesty and integrity
  • Authority, respect and courtesy
  • Equality and diversity
  • Orders and instructions
  • Duties and responsibilities

Sanction: Dismissal Without Notice

Summary

Chief Superintendent Martin was found to have breached Standards of Professional Behaviour, amounting to gross misconduct, in relation to honesty and integrity, orders and instructions, duties and responsibilities, authority, respect and courtesy, and equality and diversity.

The breaches related to, misusing a corporate credit card, conduct towards more junior members of staff including a pregnant colleague and failing to declare a conflict of interest while assisting in a promotion process for Chief Inspector Davinder Kandohla.

He was dismissed without notice.

Metropolitan Police Service
  • Stats since 1st January 2022
  • 93 Misconduct Hearings
    86% held in public

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