Police officer based in Wakefield charged with grievous bodily harm assault

A West Yorkshire Police officer is due in court charged with assault causing grievous bodily harm.

By Mark Lavery
Thursday, 9th December 2021, 7:27 am
Updated Thursday, 9th December 2021, 7:54 am

Andrew Shaw, 50, a Detective Constable based at Wakefield District, is alleged to have committed the offence on June 6 2021.

The alleged incident took place off duty and the alleged victim is a person known to Det Cons Shaw.

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West Yorkshire Police said Det Cons Shaw was suspended from duty at the start of the investigation.

He is due to appear before Bradford Magistrates’ Court on December 10.

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