MPs quiz PCC and ex-chief

Gwent Police and Crime Commissioner Ian Johnston is being asked to explain why he forced the area's Chief Constable Carmel Napier to retire. He told the Gwent Police and Crime Panel that the force 'is in a better place' without her.

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More questions on why Gwent police chief forced out

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent says the force is "in a better place" without the Chief Constable.

Earlier this month, Ian Johnston admitted telling Carmel Napier to retire or face being pushed out.

Both are due to be questioned by a group of MPs on the circumstances surrounding Mrs Napier's exit from the force.

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