Number of misconduct hearings Stephen Gowland has presided as Legally Qualified Chair
Our Ref: 14 May 2018 - 0037.2018-19
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST REFERENCE NO: 0037.2018-19
I write in connection with your request for information which was received by the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire (NYOPCC) on 09 April 2018. Please accept our apologies for the delay in providing you with a response. I note you seek access to the following information:
1) Since the inception of legally qualified chairs for Police Misconduct Hearings can you please advise me of the following:
How many Misconduct Hearings has Stephen Gowland presided as the LQC to date.
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1) Since the inception of legally qualified chairs for Police Misconduct Hearings, Stephen Gowland has been the Legally Qualified Chair for 1 (one) misconduct hearing for NYOPCC.
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