Report: Police officer drops claim against burglary victim

A police officer who threatened to sue a petrol station owner after tripping over a kerb on his property has said she will drop the charges, according to the Mirror.

The newspaper quotes her father as saying that she feels "unfairly persecuted" after news of her claim was reported in the press, adding that she was only following "standard police procedure".

Pc Kelly Jones from Norfolk was criticised by the Chief Constable of her force, who described the claim as "disappointing".


Second claim for kerb fall PC

A police officer criticised for taking legal action against a petrol station owner after she tripped on a kerb answering a 999 call is also making a claim against her own force, it was reported today.