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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 … Continue reading

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Retired chief constable in court dispute with police commissioner

A High Court judge is analysing a dispute between a retired police chief and a police and crime commissioner. Mark Gilmore, former chief constable of West Yorkshire, says West Yorkshire police commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson has unfairly failed to decide whether … Continue reading

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Ex-Chief Constable Mark Gilmore ‘was facing second wave of allegations from police colleagues’

West Yorkshire’s former Chief Constable was set to face a ‘second wave’ of damaging claims about his personal conduct when he decided to retire from policing, a High Court hearing was told today. More than 50 of his colleagues, including … Continue reading

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Date set for West Yorkshire Chief Constable’s High Court hearing

West Yorkshire’s former Chief Constable and the county’s crime commissioner are set to face each other at the High Court in the latest stage of the legal dispute over the senior officer’s departure from the force. Mark Gilmore, who retired … Continue reading

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Revealed: West Yorkshire Chief Constable’s £19,000 travel costs while working from home

West Yorkshire’s former Chief Constable racked up more than £19,000 in travel costs in the 15 months before he retired from the force, new figures have revealed. The total for Mark Gilmore’s car hire, flights, rail travel, accommodation and conference … Continue reading

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Yorkshire police chief hits back at ‘spurious’ whistleblower allegations

West Yorkshire’s former Chief Constable was accused of misusing police resources and making comments of a sexual nature to female staff in the period before he retired from the force, the county’s crime commissioner has revealed. The claims made via … Continue reading

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West Yorkshire Chief Constable’s bid to stop publication of vital conduct report

The documents submitted to the High Court reveal the efforts by Mr Gilmore to stop the Lancashire Police misconduct report from being made public. The Yorkshire Post, among others, has made requests for the police and crime commissioner to publish … Continue reading

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