Avon and Somerset Police officer ‘took a photograph of a partially-clothed useless particular person whereas on obligation and despatched it to a colleague on WhatsApp’, misconduct listening to informed

  • PC Daniel Wallwork, of Avon and Somerset Police, is going through misconduct listening to
  • He’s accused of sharing a photograph of a half-naked useless physique on WhatsApp
  • PC Wallwork has been given a commendation beforehand for distinctive work 










A hero police officer has been accused of sharing a photograph of a half-naked useless physique on WhatsApp that he had taken whereas on obligation.

PC Daniel Wallwork, of Avon and Somerset Police, is going through a misconduct listening to over allegations he took the image on his private cell earlier than sending it to a different officer.

PC Wallwork had been attending the sudden demise in North East Somerset in April final 12 months at 7.05pm when he captured the picture.

It confirmed the useless particular person partially clothed and mendacity face down in a mattress and was despatched to a different officer on WhatsApp.

The allegation comes simply months after PC Jamie Lewis, 33, and PC Deniz Jaffer, 47, admitted taking and sharing pictures of the scene the place two sisters had been murdered in London in June 2020. 

They had been sacked at a tribunal over the outrage at Fryent Nation Park in Wembley the place the our bodies of Nicole Smallman and Bibaa Henry had been discovered. They had been each then jailed for 33 months.

The allegation has been made against PC Daniel Wallwork, circled in red among colleagues

The allegation has been made in opposition to PC Daniel Wallwork, circled in purple amongst colleagues

Five years ago PC Wallwork was praised for his work investigating the tipper truck crash in Landsdown Lane in Bath in 2015 where four people, including a little girl, were killed

5 years in the past PC Wallwork was praised for his work investigating the tipper truck crash in Landsdown Lane in Tub in 2015 the place 4 folks, together with slightly woman, had been killed

The officer is alleged to have taken the picture and then shared it with another on WhatsApp

The officer is alleged to have taken the image after which shared it with one other on WhatsApp

This unrelated allegation in opposition to PC Wallwork is a far cry from his exemplary profession with Avon and Somerset Police

The PC had been counseled practically 5 years in the past for his position in investigating the tragic tipper truck crash in Landsdown Lane in Tub in 2015.

That catastrophe killed 4 folks, together with a four-year-old little woman and his staff had been praised for his or her work.

It noticed a 22 month investigation, which led to the conviction of two males for 4 counts of gross negligence manslaughter in 2016. 

PC Wallwork shall be introduced earlier than a misconduct listening to over the allegations he took the image on his private cell earlier than sending it to a different officer.

The listening to on Wednesday shall be informed his motion in April final 12 months breached the Requirements of Skilled Behaviour for cops.

Bibaa Henry, 46,  and Nicole Smallman, 27, who were stabbed to death in Wembley last year

Bibaa Henry, 46,  and Nicole Smallman, 27, who had been stabbed to demise in Wembley final 12 months

PC Deniz Jaffer

PC Jamie Lewis

PC Deniz Jaffer and PC Jamie Lewis took and shared pictured of the 2 sisters’ useless our bodies

The panel shall be informed: ‘PC Wallwork attended a sudden demise in North East Somerset.

‘At 7.05pm, he took {a photograph} on his private cell phone of the deceased, partially clothed and mendacity face down in a mattress.

‘PC Wallwork despatched this picture by way of WhatsApp to a different officer.

‘At 9.01pm, PC Wallwork concluded and left the tackle.

‘If confirmed, the allegations would quantity to gross misconduct.’

Wallwork is alleged to have breached the requirements of honesty and integrity; authority, respect and courtesy; and conduct.

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