Police commander sacked over ‘sensitive leak’

BBC reports:

A London police borough commander has been sacked by a disciplinary panel for giving details of a “sensitive” police investigation to a journalist.

Det Ch Supt Andy Rowell was dismissed without notice after a disciplinary panel found allegations of gross misconduct against him had been proven.

The panel heard he had let a journalist copy a statement containing details from a serious crime investigation.

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