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'Plebgate' probe defended

The senior civil servant who carried out an investigation for Prime Minister David Cameron into allegations that his Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell swore at police insisted that he did a "competent" job and came to the right conclusion.

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Email claiming Mitchell called police officers 'plebs' published

The author is now alleged to be a serving police officer claiming to be member of the public.

Imagine our horror when we heard MR MITCHELL shout very loudly at the police officers guarding "YOU xxxxxxx PLEBES !!" [sic] and "YOU THINK YOU RUN THE xxxxxxx COUNTRY" and just continued to shout obscenities at the poor police officers.

My nephew, as was I, totally taken aback by his, MR MITCHELLS behaviour and the gutter language he used, especially as it appeared directed at the police officers.

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