Police Appeals Tribunal and Misconduct Hearings

Police Appeals Tribunal and Misconduct Hearings

Police Misconduct Hearing: 9th December to 16th December 2019

A misconduct hearing will be held at North Wales Police Headquarters, Glan-y-Don, Colwyn Bay, LL29 8AW between 9th and 16th December 2019. Police Constable 1606 Griffiths is facing the following allegation:

Between 2014 and 2017 PC Griffiths who is based in the Eastern Area of North Wales Police is alleged to have formed an inappropriate association with a vulnerable member of the public.

During 2015 it is alleged that the association developed into an inappropriate sexual liaison both on and off duty.

It is alleged that PC Griffiths has breached the Standards of Professional Behaviour relating to – Discreditable Conduct, Authority, Respect, Honesty and Integrity.

All matters are considered to be of Gross Misconduct.


Police Appeals Tribunals

Following a Misconduct Hearing held on 25 to 27 June 2019 Former Constable Mohammed Lachiri was found to have breached the Standards of Professional Behaviour and that this amounted to Gross Misconduct. The breaches related to the Professional Standards of Authority, ‘Honesty & Integrity’ and ‘Discreditable Conduct’.

Former Constable Lachiri was dismissed without notice. This decision was subsequently appealed.

The Appeal was dismissed under Rule 11 of the Police Tribunals Rules 2012 as it had no real prospect of success.