Damages awarded for racial abuse assault and false imprisonment committed by police officers
Mohidin & Ors v Commissioner of the Police of the Metropolis  EWHC 2740 (QB)
- Related Member(s):
- Phillippa Kaufmann QC, Raj Desai
- Related Practice Area(s):
- Police Law
- Queen’s Bench Division
The court awarded damages to two claimants where it held that two Metropolitan Territorial Support police officers had subjected them to racial abuse, assault and false imprisonment. Among the evidence that the court had to consider was the account of a Whistleblower Metropolitan police officer and the fact that the defendant officers had previously been acquitted for this conduct at a criminal trial.
Phillippa Kaufmann QC and Raj Desai were involved in this case.