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Richard Black represented a GMP police officer charged with 2 counts of sexual assault

03 October 2011

Richard Black, a Principal Lawyer in RJW S&G's Manchester Criminal & Misconduct department, represented a GMP police officer who was charged with 2 counts of sexual assault on a female inside an interview room in the police station. The female was waiting for her partner who had been arrested for a different offence. The police were only called to the scene at the outset as it was believed the partner was assaulting her.The matter went to a full trial and the police officer was acquitted.