September 2016

North London police officer jailed for two years for child abuse images offences


A north London police officer has been jailed for child sexual abuse images offences.

Nicholas Tweedie, a specialist constable based in Harrow, has been sentenced to two years after taking indecent images of children.

He is now facing being dismissed from the Metropolitan Police force.

Tweedie, 32, was arrested by Sexual Offences, Exploitation and Child Abuse detectives in June.

He was found guilty of three counts of making indecent images of children and one count of taking an indecent image of a child.

Tweedie was suspended from the force on the day of his arrest and will now face misconduct proceedings.