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Police Chief says sorry for distress caused to autistic man

The Chief Constable of Bedfordshire Police has met with the family of a man with autism to discuss their concerns over the way he's been treated by police. The family of Faruk Ali claim he was assaulted by officers outside his home in Luton.

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Police Chief apologises to family of autistic man

The Chief Constable of Bedfordshire Police has apologised for the distress caused to an autistic man in Luton, whose family say was assaulted by police officers outside his own home.

Colette Paul's first words fell short of admitting any responsibility, because an investigation into what actually happened is still in progress. But she says she is listening to the family and the community.

Click above to watch a report by ITV News Anglia's Matthew Hudson.

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