Police chief: 'It was a personal apology from me'

Chief Constable David Shaw of West Mercia Police has written to former Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell to offer "a profound unreserved apology" over the 'Plebgate' meeting.

He told MPs from the home affairs select committee, he wrote a letter on Monday which was "a personal apology from me".

"It was a profound unreserved apology for the impact what has happened has had on him", he added.