The Police Complaints commission has announced five police officers who have today have criminal action against them drop due to finding insufficient evidence within the case dropped against them following the plebgate incident.
However as soon as the news was announced the Independent Police Complaints Commission announced that the five officers now face further gross misconduct allegations.
Deborah Glass from the IPCC has said “The Metropolitan Police has proposed, and I agree, that there is a case to answer for gross misconduct for that officer and four other officers from the Diplomatic Protection Group. We will take stock of the CPS decision made today and aim to publish further details in due course.”
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