Special Constable David Baddiel, 32 (02.08.1982) a serving MPS officer based in Barnet was charged on Tuesday 27 January with five counts of possession of extreme pornography and three charges of making indecent images of children, contrary to Section 1(1)(a) of the Protection of Children Act 1978.

He has been bailed to appear at Hendon Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, 12 February 2015. The offences are alleged to have occurred off duty.

He is currently suspended.