Findings and outcomes of public misconduct hearings

Public Hearing March 2017

PC Peter Crofts, who was based at King’s Cross St Pancras, was found to have committed gross misconduct while on duty during an incident in March 2016 at St Pancras railway station.

PC Crofts was found to be in breach of the following Standards of Professional Behaviour:

  • Authority, Respect and Courtesy
  • Duties and Responsibilities
  • Use of Force
  • Discreditable Conduct

He used excessive and unnecessary force on a member of public following their arrest.

He has been dismissed without notice after a misconduct hearing found him guilty of gross misconduct.