... Time and time again we hear its a solitary rotten apple, and then time and time again we get more revelations, more racist police officers.
... So I ask the question not can the police be trusted but should they be?[/left]
Meet former Metropolitan Police Community Support Officer ("PCSO"), 26-year old Billy Wheatley from Sidcup in Kent ...
... in April 2013, he was jailed for five-and-a-half years at Woolwich Crown Court for 18 sex offences against children, including indecent assault on a boy under 14 between 2000 and 2002, two counts of assault of a female child under 13 by penetration between December 31 2009 and September 12 2012, sexual assault of a girl under 13, voyeurism and taking indecent photographs of girls and children, all between 2009 and 2012, some of which were committed while he was serving as a PCSO in Bromley. Officers found more than 69,000 indecent photographs and movies of children when his home was raided in September 2012. He continued to access and make indecent images of children even while on bail after his arrest, the court heard.
After being sentenced, he was re-arrested and has now has pleaded guilty to indecently assaulting a five-year-old, having been charged with a further six counts of abuse; on 5 September 2013 at Woolwich Crown Court he was sentenced to a further six months' imprisonment.
Metropolitan Police Community Support Officer Billy Wheatley who, among other things, videoed himself on a mobile phone abusing a girl aged just five or six and recorded sexual assaults while wearing a hidden camera.