Two police officers have lost their jobs after they were caught saying they hoped a runaway teenager ‘got raped’ – on the boy’s mother’s answer machine.
PC Samuel Dexter and PC Hannah Mayo, from Bristol, did not realise their shocking conversation was being caught on voicemail.
The officers had driven over to the family’s house after receiving a phone call from the 14-year-old’s mother.
PC Dexter had previously attended the address earlier that same evening, when the boy’s mother had phoned the police to report her ‘vulnerable’ son missing. Read more