Politician questions jail sentence of police hit-and-run

London Assembly member Jenny Jones has questioned the sentencing of a man who killed a police officer by running him down as he tried to stop his car.

Gary Bromige, also known as Gary Cody, was sentenced to eight and a half years in prison.

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If u kill a @metpoliceuk officer with gun or knife u get min of 30yrs. Kill an officer with a car, 8.5yrs. Justice? http://t.co/k9x4os2LPf

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Man jailed for killing policeman in Sutton hit-and-run

A man has been jailed for eight and a half years for killing a police officer by running him down as he tried to stop his car, an act he has been "boasting" about in prison.