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Police officer who assaulted woman quit force before she could be sacked

Police officer who assaulted woman quit force before she could be sacked

Kia Pulford Stone only became a full-time officer with Merseyside Police the same month that the offences occurred A disgraced police officer who admitted assault by beating and criminal damage left her force before she could be sacked. Kia Pulford Stone, who was a police constable based in Merseyside, was charged following separate incidents which took place in Wigan, Greater Manchester, on March 4 and March 16, 2023. She assaulted a woman and in the second incident damaged the same victim’s Vauxhall Adam car. Pulford Stone, from Wigan, pleaded guilty to both offences at Manchester Magistrates’ Court during October 2023. She only became a full-time officer with Merseyside Police the same month that the offences had occurred, according to her LinkedIn profile. Pulford Stone has been blocked from taking on a policing role in Britain by being added to the College of Policing Barred List. During Merseyside Police’s Professional Standards Department hearing, chaired by Chief Constable Serena Kennedy earlier this month, it was concluded that Pulford Stone would have been sacked for gross misconduct had …