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London: Two Police officers charged over ‘unofficial’ crime scene photos


Bibaa Henry and Nicole Smallman have been stabbed in a park in Wembley, north London, final June (Picture: PA)

Two Metropolitan Police officers have been charged with misconduct in public workplace over pictures taken at a double homicide scene.

Pc Deniz Jaffer and Pc Jamie Lewis allegedly took ‘non-official and inappropriate’ footage on the web site the place Bibaa Henry and Nicole Smallman have been discovered useless in Wembley, north London final June.

The footage have been then allegedly shared with a small group of others on WhatsApp.

The Independent Office for Police Conduct watchdog carried out a felony investigation into the allegations.

The officers have been arrested in June final 12 months and Crown Prosecution Service has now determined to cost them.

Sisters Ms Smallman, 27, and Ms Henry, 46, have been discovered stabbed at Fryent Country Park off Slough Lane on June 6.

They had met associates the earlier night to have fun Ms Henry’s birthday.

Undated handout file comp issued by the Metropolitan Police of sisters Bibaa Henry (left) and Nicole Smallman, who were stabbed to death at Fryent Country Park in Wembley in the early hours of June 6. 18-year-old Danyal Hussein has been remanded into custody after appearing at Westminster Magistrates' Court charged with the murders of the two sisters. PA Photo. Issue date: Thursday July 2, 2020. See PA story COURTS Wembley. Photo credit should read: Metropolitan Police/PA Wire NOTE TO EDITORS: This handout photo may only be used in for editorial reporting purposes for the contemporaneous illustration of events, things or the people in the image or facts mentioned in the caption. Reuse of the picture may require further permission from the copyright holder.

Sisters Bibaa Henry (left) and Nicole Smallman, have been stabbed to dying at Fryent Country Park in Wembley within the early hours of June 6 (Picture: PA)

Social employee Ms Henry was from from Brent in north-west London, and photographer Ms Smallman was from Harrow in north-west London.

Jaffer and Lewis will seem at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Thursday May 27 for his or her first listening to.

In a press release, Metropolitan Police Commander Paul Betts, of the Directorate of Professional Standards (DPS), stated: ‘These are extraordinarily critical expenses and we thank the IOPC for his or her work to get thus far. Throughout their investigation we now have remained resolute in our efforts to offer each assist to their enquiries.

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‘Our ideas exit to the households of Bibaa and Nicole, as we recognise the renewed grief and ache this growth will carry.

‘We know the general public will share our outrage, however I might ask that area is now given to permit the judicial course of to run its correct course.

‘It isn’t acceptable for us to provoke any inner investigations towards the officers at this stage as this might affect on that course of.’

Danyal Hussein, 18, of Guy Barnett Grove, Blackheath, south-east London, is going through trial in June, accused of the sisters’ murders.

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