Merseyside Police 'assessing Bettison pension' after resignation

Norman Bettison pictured in 1998 when he became chief constable of Merseyside Credit: PA

Merseyside Police Authority confirm Sir Norman Bettison's annual pension from them would be £83,000. Bettison was Chief Constable of the force from 1998 to 2004.

The Authority told ITV Granada they are now assessing what implications, if any, today's developments will have.