What were the allegations made against ex-West Yorkshire Police chief Mark Gilmore?

Ex-West Yorkshire chief accused of ‘disingenuous’ claim after losing legal battle with police and crime commissioner

A retired police chief who had denied a series of allegations about his behaviour has lost a High Court fight with a police and crime commissioner.

What were the allegations made against ex-West Yorkshire Police chief Mark Gilmore? Mark Gilmore, who became chief constable of West Yorkshire in 2013, complained that West Yorkshire police commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson had unfairly failed to decide whether he had a ”case to answer” after misconduct allegations were made.

He asked a judge to order Mr Burns-Williamson to ”make a case-to-answer decision”.

Read more at: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/ex-west-yorkshire-chief-accused-of-disingenuous-claim-after-losing-legal-battle-with-police-and-crime-commissioner-1-8856137

What were the allegations made against ex-West Yorkshire Police chief Mark Gilmore?

A High Court judge has spelled out a series of allegations which were made against a police chief.

Ex-West Yorkshire chief accused of ‘disingenuous’ claim after losing legal battle with police and crime commissioner

Mr Justice Supperstone outlined allegations made against Mark Gilmore, who became chief constable of West Yorkshire Police in 2013 and announced his retirement in August 2016, in a ruling on a High Court case.

Mr Gilmore had complained that West Yorkshire police commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson had unfairly failed to decide whether he had a ”case to answer” after misconduct allegations were made.

Read on… http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/what-were-the-allegations-made-against-ex-west-yorkshire-police-chief-mark-gilmore-1-8856703

 

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