Avon and Somerset

Special Constable broke Covid rules and abused his housemates

A Special Constable who broke Covid rules and later acted abusive towards his housemates has been dismissed for gross misconduct following two “deeply concerning” incidents. The Special Constable for Avon and Somerset Police was found to have breached police standards on two occasions. The man – whose identity has not been revealed by the force […] […]


Former Wiltshire Police officer Detective Sergeant Glenn Atkinson found guilty of gross misconduct

A former Wiltshire Police officer has been found guilty of inappropriate sexualised comments and behaviour towards female colleagues while at work. A public hearing yesterday (Thursday, November 4) considered allegations against retired Detective Sergeant Glenn Atkinson. There were six counts of gross misconduct brought against him. Chaired by an independent Legally Qualified Chair, it concluded […] […]


Wiltshire Police officer who sexually assaulted colleague dismissed

A police officer who was found to have twice sexually assaulted a junior colleague he had tried to start a relationship with has been dismissed. Sgt Gavin Hucks parked in remote locations before carrying out the attacks on Salisbury Plain and on the outskirts of Trowbridge, Wiltshire. Wiltshire Police’s deputy chief constable Paul Mills said […] […]