Commissioner promises to raise standards

Cleveland's police commissioner has promised to raise standards, after the force had to pay out the highest amount possible in compensation, to a solictor who was falsley imprisoned.

James Watson was awarded over half a million pounds in damages.

Rachel Bullock reports.


Police face compensation claims

Cleveland Police is facing is facing more related compensation claims after it paid out £550,000 in damages to a leading Teesside solicitor who was wrongly imprisoned.