Fedster + 1,307 Posted April 9, 2018 Share Posted April 9, 2018 Police vehicle collided with driver after he attempted to flee on foot. A police officer has been charged with dangerous driving following a pursuit related incident. PC Lee Rumsey, serving with Cambridgeshire Constabulary, is due to appear at Peterborough Magistrates Court on May 9 following an investigation by the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC). The charge relates to an incident on August 29, 2017 when a police car was engaged in a pursuit of a vehicle in Morley Way, Peterborough. The chase ended in Celta Road where the 21-year-old male attempted to flee on foot and was in collision with the police vehicle, causing him to dislocate his shoulder. The man was arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle, failing to stop for police and possession of class B or C drugs. Cambridgeshire Constabulary referred the incident to the IOPC and an investigation was launched that concluded in December 2017. A file was passed to the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) who authorised the charge. View On Police Oracle Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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