From IC Wales : “A race relations officer narrowly escaped a prison term today for failing to provide a specimen for analysis and calling a police officer a “white pig”. Muzaffar Hussain Chowdhury, who works for the Bridgend Community Cohesion Group of south Wales, was instead sentenced to a 12-month community supervision order and banned from driving for five years.Chowdhury, 63, of Suffolk Place, Porthcawl, south Wales, was charged with failing to provide a specimen and a racially aggravated offence contrary to Section 5 of the Public Order Act 1986 following an incident outside a pub on September 1.” Hat-tip: UK Daily Pundit , who suggests that “diversity training” might be called for.
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