The police watchdog said Sir Norman Bettison would have a "case to answer" for gross misconduct following a damning report into the Hillsborough disaster where 96 Liverpool fans died.
But he resigned as Chief Constable of West Yorkshire police, meaning they cannot take action.
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Cloud and rain push in from the west during Saturday afternoon and evening. Turning wet and windy overnight
Cloud and rain push in from the west later on Saturday afternoon. Wet and windy overnight. Brighter on Sunday, and showery
Mainly dry, bright and breezy with some sunshine - but already feeling cooler. Rain from the west for evening