iller police officer Timothy Brehmer was paid for 2 months after he admitted strangling his lover in a pub automotive park, it has been confirmed.
However guidelines meant they needed to proceed paying Brehmer till he might be formally dismissed.
Married father-of-one Brehmer, 41, was acquitted of homicide throughout a trial, however was jailed for 10 and a half years for manslaughter.
The court docket later heard Brehmer had been sacked by the police.
A one-page abstract of his misconduct listening to on September 16 discovered there was “incontrovertible proof” Brehmer dedicated gross misconduct.
The abstract, launched to the PA information company underneath Freedom of Data legal guidelines, stated: “Regardless of an unblemished service file and a excessive diploma of regret proven by the officer, public confidence could be considerably undermined if any sanction apart from dismissal with out discover had been to be thought-about.”
No minutes had been taken through the assembly, at which Brehmer was current.
Dorset Police additionally confirmed Brehmer continued to receives a commission till he was lastly sacked.
In an announcement, the pressure stated: “As set out by The Police (Conduct) Rules 2020 and the Police Reform Act 2002, pay can solely be stopped as soon as an officer is formally dismissed.
“As quickly as Timothy Brehmer entered his responsible plea at court docket, fast-track misconduct proceedings had been commenced and a listening to was held on the first obtainable alternative, which resulted in him being dismissed as quickly as was sensible.”
The Lawyer Basic’s Workplace has referred the case again to the Courtroom of Attraction after receiving a grievance underneath the unduly lenient sentence scheme, whereas Brehmer himself has additionally utilized to attraction towards the size of the custodial time period handed right down to him.