South Yorkshire Police chief David Crompton in legal bid over resignation
The Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police is to take legal action over the decision to ask him to resign.
David Crompton was suspended by the region's Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) after the Hillsborough inquests due to "eroding trust and confidence" in the force.
Dr Alan Billings has said he will enforce the decision to make him resign.
Mr Crompton said it was "fundamentally wrong" and would challenge it in court.
He said: "I will shortly be commencing judicial review proceedings in the High Court in order to challenge him."
Dr Billings said the... read more
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