The family of Pc David Rathband hit out at the 'arrogance and insensitivity' of Northumbria Police after they lost a High Court negligence claim against the shot policeman's former employer.
In a statement read out on behalf of sister Debbie Essery and twin brother Darren, they said David had been left alone on the fateful night when gunman Raoul Moat shot him.
In his judgment, Mr Justice Males referred to a passage from the late officer's book Tango 190.
The family of Pc David Rathband hit out at the "arrogance and insensitivity" of Northumbria Police after they lost their negligence claim.
Family members of Pc David Rathband are expected to find out today whether their claim against Northumbria Police has been successful.