A Leicestershire Police Constable has been dismissed from the Force following a gross misconduct hearing.
PC Anil Chauhan appeared before a hearing today (Monday 10 April) which was held at police headquarters.
The chair determined that he had breached professional standards of behaviour in that:
On 12 June 2016, while on duty, he used unreasonable and unnecessary force against an individual when he deliberately sprayed them with captor
On 12 January 2017 he was subsequently convicted of common assault at Leicester Magistrates’ Court.
PC Anil Chauhan was part of the local policing team for Belgrave North.
PC Anil Chauhan joined Leicestershire Police in 2002 and worked in a variety of roles.
neighbourhood policing in various areas of the city including St Matthews Estate and Highfields.
Uniformed Response Officer.