Lincolnshire police officer faces misconduct panel today

Lincolnshire Police
Lincolnshire Police

The misconduct hearing into a Louth police officer, who admitted drink-driving while off duty, is due to take place today (Wednesday).

Police Constable Rebecca Stevenson, 33, was fined £500 and banned from driving for 17 months after she pleaded guilty to drink-driving in Saltfleetby on July 2.

Stevenson admitted the offence at Nottingham Magistrates’ Court on July 18. She was immediately suspended from duty.

A ‘fast track’ misconduct panel hearing will be held in public on the grounds of alleged ‘discreditable conduct’.

The hearing will take place at Lincolnshire Police’s headquarters in Nettleham.

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