Police officer dismissed for hitting vulnerable girl ‘more than 30 times’ with baton

Police officer dismissed for hitting vulnerable girl ‘more than 30 times’ with baton

The Guardian

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Metropolitan PC Benjamin Kemp used CS spray and baton on 17-year-old with learning disabilities

A police officer has been dismissed after hitting a vulnerable teenage girl with a baton “at least 30 times”, the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) has said.

Metropolitan Police officer Benjamin Kemp, based at north-east command, was dismissed without notice following a disciplinary hearing by the IOPC.

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