GMP admits failings over firearms officer's death

Pc Ian Terry was shot during a training exercise with Greater Manchester Police Credit: GMP

Pc Terry, a father of two from Burnley, Lancashire, was shot as the unit practised in a disused factory in Newton Heath on June 9 2008.

An inquest held at Manchester Coroner's Court in March 2010 found Pc Terry was unlawfully killed.

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Firearms officer convicted

The jury in the trial of two policemen who denied breaching health and safety laws after PC Ian Terry was shot and killed in a training exercise has found PC Francis guilty of breaking health and safety rules. Sgt Eric was found not guilty.