The Independent Police Panel which heard Det. Supt. Fulcher's misconduct hearing says that although he has been found guilty of gross misconduct, they do not doubt his integrity or honesty.
It is possible that Steve Fulcher may keep his job at Wiltshire Police.
Wiltshire Police Detective Steve Fulcher has just been found guilty of two counts of gross misconduct, over his handling of the murder of Sian O'Callaghan.
More to follow
A hearing is due to begin later to decide whether the lead detective who investigated the murder of Sian O'Callaghan is guilty of gross misconduct relating to the case. A panel will meet in private, with a result expected by the end of this week.
Wiltshire Police has confirmed a date for a hearing to decide whether the detective who investigated the murder of Sian O'Callaghan committed gross misconduct in relation to the case and to the investigation of the murder of Becky Godden-Edwards (also known as Becky Godden).
A panel of independent members will meet from 20th January 2014 for a private hearing expected to last five days.
Christopher Halliwell was convicted of Sian O'Callaghan's murder in 2011. He later showed police where Becky Godden-Edwards was buried, but a judge ruled he could not be charged with her murder because he had not been read his rights by police.
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