Sir Norman Bettison
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West Yorkshire Police chief resigns over Hillsborough

Sir Norman Bettison has resigned as chief constable of West Yorkshire Police, saying an inquiry into his role after the Hillsborough tragedy was "a distraction" to the force.

At the time of the disaster he was a South Yorkshire Police inspector who attended the match as a spectator and later took part in an internal inquiry.

Judith Moritz reports.

  • 24 Oct 2012
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