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Retired City of London Police officer on assault charge

A retired police officer has been charged with two counts of indecent assault against a girl under the age of 16.

James Walter Reginald Miller, 84, of Marks Avenue, Ongar, Essex, is a retired City of London Police officer.

The charges against him relate to the time period of 1966 to 1968, City of London Police said.

Mr Miller is scheduled to appear at City of London Magistrates' Court on 20 August.

He joined the force in April 1955 and left in January 1985 at the rank of sergeant.

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