A misconduct listening to on Monday September 18 discovered PC Samantha Edwards, who was hooked up to the North Space Fundamental Command Unit, had breached the Requirements of Skilled Behaviour in relation to discreditable conduct and health for responsibility.
The Met mentioned PC Edwards was topic to a with-cause medication check in January and a constructive end result for cocaine and hashish was returned.
Assistant Commissioner Barbara Grey discovered the officer had dedicated gross misconduct in relation to the allegations and PC Edwards was dismissed with out discover.
Detective Chief Superintendent Caroline Haines, commander for policing in Enfield and Haringey,mentioned: “It’s disappointing that any officer considers drug use acceptable, whether or not they’re on or off responsibility.
“As cops we have now an obligation to offer the general public with the perfect service attainable and that customary can’t be met by anybody underneath the affect of medicine.
“Any officer suspected of unlawful drug use can be examined, and the place acceptable, held accountable.”
PC Edwards will now be positioned on the School of Policing barred listing which means she can not function a police officer or in various different associated roles sooner or later.