West Yorkshire Police Chief Constable Sir Norman Bettison has issued this statement after a complaint against him regarding the Hillsborough disaster was referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.
I welcome this step. I spoke with the Chief Executive of the Police Authority this morning and told him I would be pleased to see the Authority take this action. It is time this moved into a more formal and legal enquiry, where it can be considered, analysed and fully assessed.
The families of the Hillsborough victims say the verdicts at the inquest into the deaths of the 96, should be overturned.
Families of Hillsborough victims have met for the first time today since a panel revealed a police cover-up over the tragedy.
The former Sheffield Hallam MP Irvine Patnick has apologised for