PC Sam Bate Outcome

Outcome published Thu 24th Feb 2022

Officer


Allegations Proven

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

Sanction: Resigned

Summary

The hearing heard he had inappropriate contact with a woman known as Ms A and conducted improper access to police records relating to her.

He failed to properly investigate a road traffic incident relating to another woman known as Ms B. He also had inappropriate contact with her and conducted improper access to police records relating to her.

He had inappropriate contact with a third woman known as Ms C and conducted improper access to police records relating to her.

PC  Sam Bate admitted the allegations and resigned in January ahead of the hearing.

Sussex Police
  • Stats since 1st January 2022
  • 15 Misconduct Hearings
    73% held in public


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