South Yorkshire Police acknowledges the decisions today by the Independent Police Complaints Commission and the Director of Public Prosecutions following the release of the Hillsborough Independent Panel’s report and the online archive of documents relating to the 1989 Disaster.
The Force will continue to cooperate fully with any judicial processes, as shown by the full cooperation with the Panel during the three-year disclosure process. Chief Constable David Crompton has already stated in a letter to family members that he will not oppose any application for a new inquest.
A large number of officers including the Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police, are being investigated over the Hillsborough disaster.
IPCC launches investigation into a "number of matters" over police handling of Hillsborough disaster.
The Independent Police Complaints Commission have reviewed the report by the Hillsborough Independent Panel.