(LONDON) JUST IN: MET REPORT: A Metropolitan Police officer will appear virtually at Hatfield Remand Court on Monday, 4 October #AceNewsDesk report

#AceNewsReport – Oct.04: He was arrested on 2 October by Hertfordshire Constabulary and suspended the same day by the Metropolitan Police. We await the outcome of criminal proceedings.

#AceDailyNews reports that a Met Police officer PC David Carrick, 46, who is based within the Met’s Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection Command, was charged by Hertfordshire Constabulary on 3 October with rape. The officer was off-duty in Hertfordshire at the time….and a referral has been made to the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) ….developing report …PC David Carrick, 46, of Stevenage, Hertfordshire, appeared before St Albans Magistrates’ Court on Monday morning.

A Metropolitan Police officer accused of raping a woman he met on Tinder has been remanded in custody:

Commissioner Cressida Dick said: “I am deeply concerned to hear the news today that an officer from the Met’s Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection Command has been arrested and now charged with this serious offence. I fully recognise the public will be very concerned too: Criminal proceedings must now take their course so I am unable to comment any further at this stage………..I am deeply concerned to hear the news that an officer from the Met’s Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection Command has been arrested and now charged with this serious offence.

The court was told he “emphatically denies” attacking a woman after the pair went for drinks in St Albans: Mr Carrick, who is currently suspended from duty, is due to appear at St Albans Crown Court on 1 November: He was off-duty at the time of the alleged offence in September last year, police said: Mr Carrick appeared at court via videolink from a police station in Stevenage, wearing a white collared shirt, and spoke only to confirm his identity: The court heard he is alleged to have taken the woman back to a Premier Inn after visiting two pubs in St Albans: The attack is alleged to have taken place the following morning.

Defending Mr Carrick, Ryan Dowding said: “He emphatically denies the allegations.” He was charged by Hertfordshire Constabulary on Sunday after his arrest on Saturday.

‘Deeply concerned’

Mr Carrick was based within the Met’s Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection Command, Scotland Yard said.

“I fully recognise the public will be very concerned too. 

“Criminal proceedings must now take their course so I am unable to comment any further at this stage.”

The Met said Mr Carrick had been suspended from duty and added that a referral had been made to the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC).

A spokesman for the IOPC confirmed a referral had been made to them over the weekend and it was being assessed.

#AceNewsDesk report ……….Published: Oct.04: 2021:

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