Cop accused of assaulting motorist during arrest granted name supression

“He (Mr Newdick) was taken to the police station and charged with resisting and obstructing police – charges that were later withdrawn.” Source: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10850337 Update (10:57 AEDST): No surprises, Police officer acquitted of assault, but what is with the permanent name suppression: “He (Adeane) granted the constable permanent name suppression, citing special circumstances for family reasons” Source: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10850337 There’s … Continue reading Cop accused of assaulting motorist during arrest granted name supression