Met police officer charged with sexually assaulting colleague

Serving Metropolitan Police officer PC Joseph Demir at Willesden Magistrates Court where he is charg

Serving Metropolitan Police officer PC Joseph Demir at Willesden Magistrates Court where he is charged with sexually assaulting colleague on duty. - Credit: PA

A Metropolitan Police officer from Welwyn Garden City has appeared in court accused of sexually assaulting a fellow police officer while on duty. 

PC Joseph Demir appeared at Willesden Magistrates’ Court today (April 5) charged with one count of sexual assault towards a man. 

Serving Metropolitan Police officer PC Joseph Demir at Willesden Magistrates Court where he is charg

The case has been sent to Westminster Magistrates' Court for a further hearing on April 28. - Credit: PA

Demir, 24, spoke only to confirm his name, address and date of birth. 

The case has been sent to Westminster Magistrates’ Court for a further hearing on April 28. 

Serving Metropolitan Police officer PC Joseph Demir at Willesden Magistrates Court where he is charg

PC Joseph Demir at Willesden Magistrates Court. - Credit: PA

Demir, who has been placed on restricted duties, was released on bail with conditions.  

The conditions are not to contact the complainant directly or indirectly.