A chief constable said he was "extremely disappointed" to be sacked after being found guilty of gross misconduct.
Sean Price, who has been dismissed from Cleveland Police, said: "I am extremely disappointed with the result today. I believe the disciplinary proceedings have sadly come to an incorrect conclusion."
More top news
The national child abuse inquiry is to hold its first hearing on Monday, beginning with the child migration programme.
Monday will be a breezy day for many, especially in the south.
Three-quarters of Britons polled said they would support more sex and relationship education in schools.