Sheffield & South Yorkshire

South Yorkshire police officer guilty of drink-driving

A police officer has been banned for driving for 12 months after pleading guilty to drink-driving.

PC Adam Walker, a serving traffic officer with South Yorkshire Police, was stopped on 27 December, while driving to work in Sheffield.

The 33-year-old was also fined £475 and told to pay £85 costs and a £47 victim surcharge by magistrates in Sheffield.

South Yorkshire Police said PC Walker had been suspended from duty and a misconduct hearing would be held.

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