The MP for Skipton and Ripon has called for the immediate resignation of North Yorkshire Police's chief constable.
Chief Constable Grahame Maxwell was given a final written warning after admitting disreputable conduct in a hearing on Tuesday.
Tory MP Julian Smith said the current situation was "not acceptable" and called for Mr Maxwell to step down.
My comment: Anyone with integrity would have resigned by now. People in this position should not wait until they are pushed!
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