Police shooting was “disaster waiting to happen”

Source: on 2009-09-25 10:38:00

Thames Valley Police and one of its firearms instructors must pay £78,000 in fines and costs after the instructor accidentally shot a police call centre worker during a firearms awareness training session.PC David Micklethwaite shot civilian control room worker Keith Tilbury on 30 May 2007 at the force's headquarters in Oxfordshire when he loaded what he thought was a dummy round of ammunition into a 0.44 Magnum revolver and ...

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