PC Rafal Kedziora convicted of Computer Misuse Now Faces Misconduct Hearing

PC Rafal Kedziora based at Central North Command Unit, will answer allegations that his conduct amounts to a breach of the Standards of Professional Behaviour in respect of:

  • Discreditable Conduct

On 30 November 2020 at Southwark Crown Court, PC Kedziora pleaded guilty, and was therefore convicted of the following offences:

  • Cause computer to perform function with intent to secure/enable unauthorised access, contrary to section 1 of the Computer Misuse Act 1990
  • Possess prohibited weapon for discharge of noxious liquid/gas/electrical incapacitation device/thing, contrary to section 5(1)(b) of the Firearms Act 1968
  • Harassment of another, contrary to section 2(1) and (2) of the Protection from Harassment Act 1997

In respect of the computer misuse offence, PC Kedziora was sentenced to 6 months’ imprisonment, suspended for 12 months. He was required to undertake Rehabilitation Activity Requirements for a maximum of 30 days and pay a victim surcharge of £122.

In respect of the remaining two offences, he received a 12 month Conditional Discharge.

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

The Metropolitan Police Service (MPS / "the Met") is the territorial police force responsible for law enforcement in Greater London, excluding the square mile of the City of London which is the responsibility of the City of London Police.

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