Officer accused of making up assault story ‘has no memory of harming himself’
A Lincolnshire police officer who is alleged to have falsely claimed that he was attacked while on duty today (Tuesday) said he had no memory of harming himself.
PC Anthony Colson faces a misconduct hearing after reporting that he was assaulted after attending the Beechwood car park in Boston.
The hearing has been told PC Colson pressed the emergency button on his air wave radio after going to the car park at around 8.30pm on 18 November, 2016.
Officers found PC Colson with lacerations to his head and hand, and a craft knife nearby. It is alleged PC Colson reported that he had been... read more
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