Former police authority chief in court

COURT: Former Chairman of Cleveland Police Authority, Dave McLuckie pictured at Newcastle Magistrates Court
COURT: Former Chairman of Cleveland Police Authority, Dave McLuckie pictured at Newcastle Magistrates Court

A FORMER police authority chairman has appeared in court to deny witness intimidation.

Dave McLuckie, 52, appeared briefly at Newcastle Magistrates’ Court to answer the charge which relates to an alleged incident in Skelton, East Cleveland, in March.

The former chairman of Cleveland Police Authority, of Great Ayton, North Yorkshire, was granted conditional bail and will appear before Newcastle Crown Court on July 5.