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.


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.