Police driver who knocked suspect off moped may face misconduct case

Met officer used force’s controversial ‘tactical contact’ technique on 17-year-old

A police driver who deliberately knocked a fleeing teenage suspect off a stolen moped may face a misconduct hearing, the Guardian has learned.

The Independent Office for Police Conduct has completed its investigation into the November 2017 incident in Erith, south-east London, which left the 17-year-old with head injuries and a broken foot.

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