Two senior Met officers dismissed after 'appalling' behaviour to junior staff

Chief Superintendent Paul Martin called a pregnant colleague a 'f***ing nutter' and also made bogus expense claims.

1/17/2022 5:40:00 PM

Two senior officers in the Metropolitan Police have been sacked over allegations of bullying, bogus expense claims and cronyism.

Chief Superintendent Paul Martin called a pregnant colleague a 'f***ing nutter' and also made bogus expense claims.

Chief Superintendent Paul Martin was found to haveMartin claimed more than £5,500 in expenses while using a card owned by Police Sergeant James Di-Luzio on alcohol, travel insurance and flight upgrades on a week-long trip to a policing conference in Florida.

His wife, PC Parina Kandohla, was also accused of failing to report and challenge him, but the allegations against her were not proven.Their behaviour came to light in July 2018 when a colleague told bosses Martin had been an assessor during Kandohla’s application to become a Superintendent.

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