The current list of upcoming public police misconduct hearings is below. 

Police Misconduct Hearing:  1st June 2021

A misconduct hearing will be held at Police Headquarters, Glan-y-Don, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, LL29 8AW commencing at 1000hrs on 1st June 2021.

 Sergeant 2399 Dawson is facing the following allegation:

  • Between 25th May 2018 and 10th February 2019 PS Dawson used force, namely Captor spray, on various detainees at Caernarfon Custody Suite, when such force was not necessary, proportionate or reasonable in all the circumstances.

  • It is alleged that PS Dawson has breached the Standards of Professional Behaviour relating to – Use of Force, Authority, Respect and Courtesy, Duties and Responsibilities. All matters are considered to be of Gross Misconduct.

Public viewing of this hearing will be via remote access through Microsoft Teams.

In order to request access to the proceedings you will need to supply the following details via email to PSDEnquiries@nthwales.pnn.police.uk before midday on Friday 28th May 2021:

  • Full name
  • Email address
  • Phone number

All parties granted access to the hearing will receive a unique link to afford them access into the hearing, prior to the commencement of proceedings.


How to request to attend

Misconduct hearings are open to everyone. Places are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. Please be aware that you might be subject to a search before entering the hearing room. 

Find out more about what to expect at a hearing by reading the Home Office guidance on misconduct hearings.