Police confirm dismissal of former Chatteris officer following two day disciplinary hearing

PC Andy Rudd, sacked after two day disciplinary hearing

PC Andy Rudd, sacked after two day disciplinary hearing - Credit: Archant

A FORMER Chatteris police officer has been sacked for gross misconduct.

A brief statement from Cambridgeshire police this week confirmed that Pc Andy Rudd – previously known as Pc Andy Harcup-Rudd – had been dismissed.

At the same time was it was confirmed that Pc Rudd will appeal the decision.

James Wade, of Cambs police professional standards, gave more details of the dismissal in a letter to Chatteris businessman Viv Salisbury.

“Pc Rudd was the subject of a disciplinary hearing before a panel, chaired by the Assistant Chief Constable, on June 13 and 14,” he wrote.

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“A number of discipline issues were found proved and the officer was dismissed from service.”

Mr Salisbury had been contacted by officers over another issue that may have involved Pc Rudd.

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The letter from Mr Wade confirmed the former policeman had been questioned about the incident but subsequently cleared.

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