Plebgate police officers dismissed by Met

A police officer who was jailed for 12 months after pleading guilty to a charge of misconduct in public office over the 'plebgate' scandal has been dismissed by the Metropolitan Police. Another officer involved was also dismissed.

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Pc jailed over 'plebgate' scandal dismissed by the Met

A police officer who was jailed for 12 months after pleading guilty to a charge of misconduct in public office over the 'plebgate' scandal has been dismissed by the Metropolitan Police.

Keith Wallis has been dismissed from the Metropolitan Police following the 'plebgate' scandal. Credit: Press Association.

Wallis, 53, falsely claimed in an email that he had witnessed an incident in Downing Street involving the former Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell and other officers in September 2012.

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