Officer Charged For Assaulting Woman In Western Sydney
A police officer has been charged over the alleged assault of a woman at Mount Druitt last year.
The Professional Standards Command has been investigating the incident which allegedly occurred following the arrest of a 22-year-old woman on 12 July 2017.
Following the investigation, just before midday on Friday (12 January 2018), the male leading senior constable was issued a future court attendance notice for the offences of assault and assault occasioning actual bodily harm.
He is due to appear at Downing Centre Local Court on 1 March 2018.
The officer is currently suspended from duty with pay.